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Commonly known as Japanese forest grass

One species only in this genus and its variegated cultivars are without doubt among the most attractive ornamental grasses suiting a variety of sites.

Clump-forming perennial grass from wooded and often mountainous areas of Japan.

Further Reading....

  • Deciduous - rhizomatous, clump forming perennial with smooth leaves and loose, nodding panicles of spikelets.
  • Ornamental grasses
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade - for variegated forms
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - the variegated cultivars of this grass are among the most attractive of ornamental grasses. Good for woodland gardens and also for containers.
  • Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - Japan
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - humus- rich.

Buy Varieties of HAKONECHLOA

HAKONECHLOA macra 'All Gold'

HAKONECHLOA macra 'All Gold'  >

Commonly known as: Japanese forest grass.
Delicate golden yellow foliage forming a low mound. Best in semi-shade with some sun
individually £13.50 each, 3+ £11.00 each

HAKONECHLOA macra 'Aureola'  AWARD

HAKONECHLOA macra 'Aureola'  >

Commonly known as: Japanese forest grass.
Hummocks of vividly striped yellow and green foliage. Vibrant in a courtyard setting or to edge a shrub border
individually £13.50 each, 3+ £11.00 each

HAKONECHLOA macra 'Sunflare'

HAKONECHLOA macra 'Sunflare'  >

Commonly known as: Japanese forest grass.
Yellow foliage developing crimson tips. Super pot plant
individually £13.50 each, 3+ £11.00 each

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