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Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola'

Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola'
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Common Name: Hakone Grass, Japanese Forest Grass

Plant Family: Poaceae

Useful for:  Ground Cover or Underplanting
Planting Style:  formal
Season of Interest:  Spring to autumn
Position/ Situation:  Banks and Slopes
Sun or Shade:  Sun to Part Shade
Flower Colour:  Green
Scented flowers or leaves:  No Scent
Leaf Colour:  Variegated
Height:  low (up to 3 feet)
Habit/Shape:  Clump forming
Evergreen:  No
Soil Type:  Heavy/Clay
Soil PH:  No preference
Award of Garden Merit:  Yes
Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy
Rabbit & Deer Resistance:  Deer Resistant Plants
Resistance to Honey Fungus:  Resistant to Honey Fungus


A beautiful grass which forms large clumps of softly arching foliage. Yellow leaves with green stripes which flush red in autumn. Ideal for a pot or softening edge of a bed. Panicles of small green flowers from July to September. Grow in part shade in humus-rich soil. Divide spring or autumn.


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