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Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola' /Japanese Forest Grass

Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola'   / Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola'
Clump of attractive variegated foliage somewhat similar to liriope
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Clump of attractive variegated foliage somewhat similar to liriope

Low, spreading clump at base of tree trunk

Close-up view of the soft, flexible, variegated foliage

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Scientific Name: Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola'
Common Name: Japanese Forest Grass
Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: 1-2 feet
Light Exposure: Part Sun, Filtered Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
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Comments: The eye catching bright blades with green stripes add unique contrast to the shade garden. In the shade, the blades tend to be lime green and yellow in the sun. Grows in a clump and makes a good container plant.