Hakonechloa 'Albo-striata'Hakonechloa 'Albo-striata'

Hakonechloa ‘Albo-striata’


This plant is no longer for sale directly from TERRA NOVA® Nurseries. However, it may still be available through one of our licensees. Please contact our sales department for more information at 800-215-9450.

Has graceful arching stems that form loose, cascading mounds 1-3 ft tall. Its foliage is medium green with a variable white striation reminiscent of bamboo.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 6-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 24″ / 36″ / 28″
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Shade
Bloom Time(s):

FacebookTwitterGoogle PlusPinterestTumblrLinkedinStumbleUponEmail
SKU: HAKALB Categories: ,
Common Name Variegated Japanese forest grass
Family Poaceae
Genus Hakonechloa
species macra
Plant Type Perennial
Persistence Deciduous
US Patent # --
EU Grant # --
Hardiness Zone 6, 7, 8, 9
Growth Habit Spreading / Trailing
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 24" / 36" / 28"
Finish Time Medium (6-8 Weeks)
Bloom Time --
Growth Rate Moderate
Most Active Growing Season Spring
Flowering Season Summer
Flower Color --
Leaf Color Green
Soil Well drained, with organic component and retaining moisture.
pH 5.5 - 6.0
Exposure Part Shade, Full Shade
Special Uses Deep South
Nutritional Needs 50 - 200 ppm
Dormancy Summer
Water (Greenhouse) Dry slightly between waterings.
Water (Garden) Average
How Different? It is a variegated form.
Landscape Value Graceful arching foliage is useful in borders, mixed beds, or spilling down slopes.
Finish Time to 4" 4 - 6 weeks in spring
Comments To 6" tall the first year. Wonderful and graceful along pathways. Cut back winter foliage before new spring growth. Survived the winter in Z5b in St. Louis, MO.
Grower Notes Established plants can handle average irrigation, and dry out longer between waterings. Maintain ave. temps 65-70° F in greenhouse to root out (70-75° F days, 60-65° F nights). Lower temperatures can increase the amount of time needed to establish.
Hakonechloa 'Albo-striata' - Product Profile
Hakonechloa 'Albo-striata' - Growing Recipe

All photography is property and © of TERRA NOVA® Nurseries, and is only to be used for promotional material related to TERRA NOVA® products.

Please credit TERRA NOVA® Nurseries in the following manner:
Photo(s) courtesy of TERRA NOVA® Nurseries, Inc.

Hakonechloa 'Albo-striata'Download Hakonechloa 'Albo-striata'Download
Hakonechloa 'Albo-striata'Download  

Our tags are produced using Adobe Illustrator (.ai) format.

Hakonechloa 'Albo-striata' - Tag