Photo courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc. http://www.waltersgardens.com/
(Toad Lily 'Sinonome')
(Plantain Lily 'Wide Brim')
HAKONECHLOA MACRA 'AUREOLA'
Japanese Forest Grass
Airy flowers in August are hidden be foliage. Loing arching bamboo-like golden leaves with dark green stripes; pink tinge in the fall.
GROWING & MAINTENANCE TIPS
Requires a cool moist environment in partial shade. This selection, when planted as a specimenor massed in a group, provides color and interest in the front of the border. It also brightens the darker areas of the garden.
This is an excellent accent plant. Named after Hakone, a region in Japan where they can be found growing wild in shady areas.
USDA Hardiness Zone