Plants in stock

Acorus gramineus : fact sheet


Species name:
Acorus gramineus
Common names:
Grass-leaved Sweet Rush ,SWEET FLAG, JAPANESE - LIQUORICE GRASS
Description:
Grass-leaved Sweet Rush, SWEET FLAG, JAPANESE - LIQUORICE GRASS, Grasses/Groundcover

Plant area

Source:
Exotic to South Africa
Endemic to:
Exotic to South Africa ,India-South ,Japan ,China

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 25cm
Width:
Less than 50cm
Sun:
Full sun
Water:
Likes dampness
Hadiness:
Hardy
Coast friendly:
No

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Grass/Flax/Sedge
Usage:
Home Water Garden ,Edible Root/Tubers ,Traditional Medicine ,Attract Beetles
Fruit:
Fleshy Fruit/Seed ,Brownish/Beige/Tan Tones
Flowers:
Combo Tones Greenish/Yellowish
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.) ,Summer (Nov.-Feb.)
Features:
Fast Growing ,Water Resistant/Tolerant
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Leaves strap/grass/sedge/flax/-Ornamental ,Foliage Particularly Attractive ,Foliage greenish/yellowish/orange above

Plant suppliers

Bushketeers Wholesale Nursery

Brits
cell: 082 498 3321
tel: 012 250 2500
email: 3bushketeers@multiplant.co.za
Retail stock

Green Cube

Cape Town
tel: 0834353197
email: arlo@greencube.co.za
Retail stock
Pretoria
cell: 0824194004
tel: 0827779325
email: greenreflect@mweb.co.za
Retail stock

Harry Goemans's Garden Centre

Cape Town
tel: 0217853201
email: info@harrygoemans.co.za
Retail stock

Top Crop Nursery

Cramond
tel: 033 5691333
email: topcrop@superlawn.co.za
Retail stock