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Hakonechloa macra 'Sunflare™'

#PP27734

More About Hakonechloa macra 'Sunflare™' (PP27734)

  • Low mound with cascading habit
  • Gold leaves tipped with red
  • Red foliage accents intensify in the autumn
  • Yellow-green seed heads persist through winter
  • Bloom Time: Late summer to early fall
  • Grass Type: Warm Season

Interesting Notes:

Warm Season Grasses: These grasses are much slower starting in the spring. They do not push new growth until temperatures warm in early to midsummer. They flower later in the summer or fall with most blooms remaining into the winter. Most warm season grasses tolerate heat, humidity and drought; some even thrive in these conditions.

 

Zone:

5

Height:

30-45 cm

Spread:

50-60 cm

Colour:

Yellow
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Sunflare™ Japanese Forest Grass Growing and Maintenance Tips

This Hakonechloa cultivar dislikes full sun. Best in a cool, moist, well-drained soil. Prune in late winter or early spring to make room for new growth.


Hakonechloa macra 'Sunflare™' (PP27734) Characteristics

Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Full Shade
Full Shade
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Ground cover
Ground cover
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Slow

Attributes

Fall Color

Flowering Time

Lt. Sum-Fall

Habit

Clumping
Mounding

Foliage Color

Yellow
Red

Landscape uses

Patio plants

 Suitable Substitutions for Hakonechloa macra 'Sunflare™'

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