Call us: 0800 843 752Free shipping for orders $150 or over

Hakonechloa macra 'Albovariegata' (Japanese Forest Grass)

hakonechloa-albovariegata-1
hakonechloa-albovariegata-4
hakonechloa-albovariegata-3
The average plant height is 30 cm
$21.68

Buy more Japanese Forest Grass plants and save -

Suited to regions:Subtropical, Temperate
Plant type:Ornamental Grasses
Height:1.00 m
Spread:1.00 m
Flowering time:
Tolerances:Coastal
Garden uses:Banks, Borders, Containers, Living areas, Parks, Paths & Steps, Ponds, Pool areas, Specimen
Garden styles:Architectural, Backyard, City & Courtyard, Coastal, Frontyard, Japanese, Modern
Easy to grow?Yes
Maintenance requirementsLow
Growth rateMedium

Hakonechloa macra 'Albovariegata' (Japanese Forest Grass) Details

Commonly known as Japanese Forest Grass, this is a lovely ornamental grass. It features lush foliage that is variegated dark green with narrow, cream stripes. It grows as a large, soft looking mound to about 1 m tall and the same wide, performing best when planted in full sun or partial shade on a well-drained, sheltered site. It is tolerant of short periods of dry, heavy soils, coastal conditions, and light frost. It may go dormant during winter in cooler climates to regrow when conditions warm. The Japanese Forest Grass is commonly used to line pathways or waterways, added to a mixed or border planting, planted around outdoor living areas, grown around the base of large trees, mass planted either as a groundcover or on a bank, or simply grown in a large container. The beauty of this plant affords year-round interest.

Popular Ornamental Grasses

ophiopogon-planiscapus-
Most Popular

Ophiopogon planiscapus (Mondo Grass)

Commonly known as Mondo Grass, this ornamental grass is grown for its fine, dark green foliage and short stature. The foliage is complemented with...

From$9.43
lomandra-katrinus-deluxe-
Most Popular

Lomandra 'Katrinus Deluxe'

Lomandra ‘Katrinus Deluxe’ is a tough and reliable ornamental grass with outstanding aesthetics. It features mid-green foliage which is held upright...

From$19.58
anemanthele-lessoniana--1
Most Popular

Anemanthele lessoniana (Wind Grass)

Anemanthele lessoniana, commonly known as Gossamer Grass, Bent Grass, or Wind Grass, is a NZ native grown for its colourful foliage. Slender blades...

From$20.23
ophiopogon-japonicus-5
Most Popular

Ophiopogon japonicus (Mondo Grass)

Commonly known as Mondo Grass, this is a striking ornamental grass. It grows as a clump and produces a dense tuft of grass-like, dark green leaves....

From$8.63
Sign up to receive a free $10 Voucher You won’t be bombarded with emails, just titbits of quality information from time to time Sign up
Free shipping on orders over $150!

Join our community of happy customers.

4.9

104 Google reviews