Acorus 'ogon' is the most wonderful evergreen grass, that shines like sunshine in winter. Sometimes known as Slender sweet flag 'Ogon', they are moisture-loving perennials forming tufts of linear or sword-shaped leaves, with insignificant spike-like flowers borne near the tips of central leaf-like stems.
It can grow in shade and can tolerate wet boggy conditions so it is ideal for a damp shady area of your garden. It's bright cheerful appearance gives any garden a cheerful apearance all winter and it stays evergreen even in cold wet conditions
Perfect for container planting either on its own or mixed with plants, best planted in groups of 3 or 5 to give a good effect,it's a lovely plant for poolside planting and it will even grow as a marginal planting enjoying its feet in water. Acorus has a lovely flowing effect which adds movement to any garden
Species 'Ogon' is a compact deciduous grass-like perennial forming a clump to 30cm tall, with narrow, bright yellow leaves, lightly striped with yellowish-green
Acorus can be propagated by splitting the clump at this time of year, a great plant to give to your gardening friends.