Go Back Kakone Gold Variegated

Hakonechloa macra 'Aureloa'
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Plant Type: Grasses

Golden Variegated Hakone features gold-variegated, green grass reminiscent of bamboo foliage.  The leaves turn a pink-hued, tan color for fall.  Its delicate, arching nature presents an elegant appearance even without pruning, and is relatively low maintenance.
Hakone is not only an attractive grass for your home, but its long-lived nature makes it a great investment.  Under optimal conditions, it will live fifteen years so you can count on it bringing you enjoyment for years to come.


Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Flower Color

Foliage Color

yellow with green, pink in fall

Plant Spread


Good Companions

Plant Height


Scape Height

Hardness Zone


Soil Moisture

average and consistent water needs

Characteristics & Attributes


pretty fall colors

Bloom Time

Critter Resistance


full sun

Growth Rate


Seasonal Interests