Acorus Gramineus Variegatus – 1L Marginal Pond Plant



  • Wildlife Friendly
  • Type: Marginal 
  • Flower Colour: Green
  • Foliage Colour: Green  
  • Flowering Season: Summer
  • Planting Depth: 0 – 5 cm
  • Plant Growth Above Water Height: 20 – 30cm
  • Recycled Packaging 
  • Pot Size: 1 Litre
Acorus Gramineus Variegatus - 1L Marginal Pond Plant £10.99

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About the Acorus Gramineus Variegatus

Enhance your garden with the eye-catching and unusual Acorus Gramineus Variegatus, available in 1-litre pots. Known for its variegated, twisted foliage, this hardy perennial is perfect for adding texture, color, and a whimsical touch to water features, garden beds, and containers.

  • Botanical Name: Acorus gramineus ‘Variegatus’
  • Common Names: Variegated Spiral Sweet Flag, Variegated Curly Acorus
  • Plant Size: Grows up to 20-30 cm (8-12 inches) in height
  • Spread: Reaches a spread of 20-30 cm (8-12 inches)
  • Pot Size: 1 litre
  • Foliage: Narrow, grass-like, variegated leaves with green and creamy white stripes, twisted into spiral shapes
  • Flowers: Small, inconspicuous greenish flowers, typically blooming in late spring to early summer
  • Growth Habit: Clumping, upright form
  • Hardiness Zones: 5-9
  • Water Depth: Thrives in shallow water up to 5 cm (2 inches) deep or in consistently moist soil at the edge of ponds
  • Distinctive Foliage: Acorus Gramineus ‘Variegatus’ features variegated leaves twisted into spiral shapes, providing a unique and whimsical visual appeal.
  • Colorful Accent: The green and creamy white striped leaves add a splash of color, making this plant a striking addition to any garden setting.
  • Versatile Planting: Ideal for pond margins, water gardens, and containers, as well as in garden beds and borders where soil is consistently moist.
  • Low Maintenance: Hardy and easy to grow, Acorus Gramineus ‘Variegatus’ requires minimal care, making it an excellent choice for both novice and experienced gardeners.
  • Wildlife Friendly: Provides habitat and shelter for small garden wildlife, contributing to local biodiversity.

Planting and Care Instructions:

  • Planting: Place the 1-litre pot in shallow water or at the edge of your pond, ensuring the base of the plant is submerged. It can also be planted in consistently moist soil around the water’s edge or in water-retentive containers.
  • Sunlight: Acorus Gramineus ‘Variegatus’ thrives in full sun to partial shade. Provide ample light for optimal growth and vibrant foliage.
  • Watering: Maintain consistent moisture. In a pond setting, the plant will receive adequate water naturally. For container planting, water regularly to keep the soil damp.
  • Maintenance: Trim back any overgrown or damaged leaves to maintain the plant’s appearance. Divide clumps every few years to control spreading and promote vigorous growth.

Why Choose Our Acorus Gramineus ‘Variegatus’?

  • Quality Assurance: Our Acorus Gramineus ‘Variegatus’ plants are nurtured with care and thoroughly inspected to ensure they are healthy and ready to thrive in your garden.
  • Sustainable Practices: We are committed to eco-friendly gardening. Our plants are grown using sustainable methods that protect the environment.
  • Expert Support: Our knowledgeable team is here to provide expert advice and tips, whether you are a novice or an experienced gardener, to help your garden flourish.

Additional information


4.5cm bulb box (3), 4.5cm bulb box (6)


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