Common Name: Toyooka-zasa
Origin/Ecology: Native to Japan
Habit: Grows to 1-2 m.
Leaves: Dark green, simple leaves. Lanceolate and petiolate with entire margins and parallel venation.
Leaf Arrangement: alternate
Flowers and Fruit: Flowers in racemes followed by caryopses.
Water Use, Soil: Fresh to moist soil. Prefer sandy loam.
Exposure: Full sun to part shade.
Landscape Uses: Mass planting, ground cover, container.