Hakonechloa macra ‘Aureola’

Golden Japanese Forest Grass

A perennial grass with arching, golden blades that are striped with green. It is best in partial shade, where it forms a compact mound. Spreads slowly by rhizomes. A good choice to brighten up a shady area near trees. Prefers partial shade and moist soil. The variegation becomes more pronounced in part shade.

  • Common Name: Golden Japanese Forest Grass
  • Height: 12" tall
  • Spread: 18" wide
  • Type: Perennial
  • Zone: 5 - 9