Hakonechloa macra 'All Gold'

Golden Japanese Forest Grass

Deciduous, Herbaceous Grass / Grass-Like, Perennial

The flowing yellow foliage from Hakonechloa 'All Gold', a deciduous grass, provides color from spring to frost in a gently flowing form that introduces a sense of movement to the garden. Elegant and sophisticated, it's at home as a contributor to mixed planting schemes or massed to create sweeps of color and movement in the garden.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8

Exposure: Filtered Sun, Morning Sun, Open Shade

Water Needs: Average, Regular / Even


Size: 18 - 30 tall x 18 - 30 wide
Shape / Form: Clumping, Mounding
Foliage Texture: Fine
Foliage Quality: Fine

Features: Attractive Foliage, Low Maintenance

Foliage Color: Yellow / Gold

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Container, Edging, Groundcover, Mixed Border, Small Gardens
Special Situations: Deer Resistant
Wildlife: Deer Resistant

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Fall, Three Seasons of Interest
Plant Behavior: Clumping
Collections: eGardenGo Favorite, Great Plant Pick, Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low

Plant Combos