Hakonechloa macra Aureola - Hakone Grass
Beautiful ornamental grass for shade! Graceful plumes top this wonderful ornamental grass with narrow gold and green foliage that arches with age. Coarse blades of creamy chartreuse with streaks of deeper green. Fall tones of red and purple. 2009 Perennial Plant of the Year. An excellent choice mixed into borders, used as an edging, or planted en masse.
Exposure: Part to full shade
Water Requirements: Moist, well-drained soils
Mature Size: 12-15” high x 12-15” wide
Hardiness Zone: Zone 4-10