Variegated Sweetflag

Variegated Sweet Flag (Acorus calamus ‘Variegatus’ a great accent plant for your pond.  It grows upright 24″ to 36″ inches tall and prefers full or partial sun.  Hardy in zones 4-11.  It has beautiful white and green foliage that blends well with plants such as water for-get-me-nots, pickerel rush and cardinal flowers, to name a few.  Its also a great plant to plant along edges of your pond to hid liners.  It will tolerate up to 6 inches of water over its crown, though like most hardy bog plants it prefers moist soil.

This is also a great plant for someone who has a boggy area or swamp area in their yard.

Variegated Sweet Flag, hardy bog plant here.

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