Poaceae. (syn. Anemanthele lessoniana) Evergreen, perennial grass with golden leaves in winter. Loose clumps of shiny leaves that develop a rich orange and red coloration throughout summer, making it especially striking in winter.
Grow in moderately fertile, medium to light well-drained soil in full sun. Tolerant of partial shade and heavier soils and temperatures down to around -10°C (14°F) for short periods
Ht. 1m. New Zealand ***