Acorus calamus variegatus


Sweet-scented rush but with striking vertically striped foliage.


Large, architectural foliage plant with attractive tall green/white vertically striped leaves, soft citrus scented when crushed.

Top tip: Provides a wonderful display if grown in a large container.

Flowers: Insignificant

Height: 50-60cm

Propagation: Divide rhizomes in Spring.

Depth of water over the soil: 0-10cm

Planting: Plant into 10lt planting crate using heavy garden loam or Westland Aquatic Soil