Common Name: Hakonechloa
Skill Level: Beginner
Exposure: Full sun, Partial shade, Shade
Soil type: Clay/heavy, Moist
Time to divide plants: March to March
One of the most eye-catching small grasses, forming elegant arching clumps of vividly striped bright gold and lime-green foliage that holds its colour throughout the season. When grown in full sun this cultivar often develops a slight reddish tinge. Superb with hostas and other ornamental grasses liking similar conditions, and outstanding grown on its own in a striking container. The Royal Horticultural Society has given it its Award of Garden Merit (AGM).
Looks good with:Cosmos atrosanguineus