Grass - Golden Variegated Hakone
The Grass 'Golden Variegeted Hakone Grass', Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola', is a mounded non-invasive rhizome grass. It has brilliant yellow, bamboo-like foliage streaked with green lines.
In the fall, the leaves turn an intense ruby pink. Attractive as a specimen, in mass plantings, or in combination with other shade loving plants. Prefers moist, well-drained, fertile soil with light shade or half-day sun.
Slowly spreading, this grass will add elegance & beauty to any shade border. The yellow variegation turns red/brown if grown in too much sun. Pest and disease free.
|Family||Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola'|
|Foliage||Yellow with Green, Pink in Fall|
|Mature Height||12 inches|
|Mature Spread||14 - 18 inches|
|Sun Exposure||Partial Sun|
|Fall Color||Pink, Red|