A grassy perennial with lovely iris-like leaves. A. Variegatus is edged with bold cream stripes and flushed with rose in spring. When crushed, the leaves give off a lemony scent. Plant with up to 6 in. of water over the crown. Used at the border of a water garden.
Variegated sweet flag
Latin Name:Acorus calamus 'Variegatus'
June to July