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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 or Retail Sources.


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
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SKU: HAKALB Categories: ,
Common Name Variegated Japanese forest grass
Family Poaceae
Genus Hakonechloa
species macra
Plant Type Perennial
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Foliage Color Green
Dormancy Summer
Exposure Part Shade, Full Shade
Growth Habit Spreading / Trailing
Growth Rate Moderate
Hardiness Zone 6, 7, 8, 9
How Different? It is a variegated form.
Landscape Value Graceful arching foliage is useful in borders, mixed beds, or spilling down slopes.
Most Active Growing Season Spring
Persistence Deciduous
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 24" / 36" / 28"
Soil (Garden) Well drained, with organic component and retaining moisture.
Water (Garden) Average
Special Uses Deep South
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.
Water (Greenhouse) Dry slightly between waterings.
EC 0.5 – 2.0
pH 5.5 – 6.0
Fertility Needs 50 – 200 ppm
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.
Finish Time to 4″ 4 – 6 weeks
Finish Time to Gallon 10 – 14 weeks
Day Length for Flowering Day Neutral
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