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Black Forest Garden Centre


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Hakonechloa macra Sunflare™Japanese Forest Grass

Hakonechloa SunFlare™ offers an amazing show of colour throughout the season. It has vibrant, chartreusea and golden-yellow foliage with deep crimson tips. In the fall, the colors turn to chartreuse and gold with tones of burnt orange and burgundy-red. SunFlare™ is hardy to USDA Zone 5a and becomes 12-18” tall and 18-24” wide. It has a bushy, compact habit and prefers to be in part shade full shade in a moist, humus-rich and well-drained soil. SunFlare™ is excellent for your patio or terrace containers, but also very nice as a ground cover, in perennial borders. Ideal uses include,mixed containers, mass planting, vertical walls and edge planting.

  • Additional Product Info

    Zone: 5a

    Height: 30-45 cm

    Foliage: chartreuse/ golden-yellow foliage with deep crimson tips

    Requirement: Part shade to shade

    Water: moist, humus-rich and well-drained soil

    Uses: ground cover, in perennial borders, for mixed containers, mass planting, vertical walls and edge planting.


  • Care Instructions

    Thrives in cool summer climates with humus-rich, evenly moist, well-drained soil. Mulch to conserve moisture and keep roots cool in summer, and to protect root zone in cold winter areas. Best foliage color in brighter exposures, but needs protection from harsh sun in hot summer regions. Prune old foliage before new leaves emerge in spring.Pruning time: late winter to early spring; divide every 2 to 3 years in spring..

  • Warranty

    We at Black Forest Garden Centre, know that our customers buy plants expecting them to grow, and not intending on killing them! But sometimes things just go wrong, we offer a no hassle 1-season warranty on all perennials.

    We are unable to offer a warranty on plants purchased on discount or end of season specials.