Clump forming grass-like perennial that produces insignificant flowers. It adds texture and color wherever it is planted. The base of the blades are very sturdy becoming softer as the the blade progresses to the tip. (San Antonio, Tx.)
Also works great in containers
acorus, spring foliage
Flower of Acorus gramineus 'Variegatus'
Fountain Gardens Te Puna, near Tauranga, New Zealand
A great colour contrast plant in wet area gardens though known to do well elsewhere
Though not a grass, showing its detailed grass-like characteristic
A detailed look into the growth habit of this plant