Soil Requirements: adaptable, moist but well drained soil
Appeal: Hackonechloa Aureola commonly known as Golden Japanese Forest Grass is a great perennial to add to more shaded areas. Golden Japanese Forest Grass has a bright golden yellow/green foliage color that provides nice contrast against other plants in the landscape. It can develop tints of pink in its leaves during cooler months. This ornamental grass has a loose, airy texture that can sway in the wind.