Flower Database

Hydrangea

Basic information
Flower Name
Hydrangea
Formal Name
Hydrangea macrophylla var. thunbergii
Alias
甘茶
Habitat
Japan
Morph
Hardy deciduous shrub
Comment
Hydrangea (scientific name: macrophylla var. thunbergii) is a cold-resistant fallen leaves shrub of the family Hydrangeaceae and is a variety of the Hydrangea macrophylla (scientific name: Hydrangea macrophylla). Tea made specially in Japan is made from a leaf.
Generic name: Amacha, Scientific name: Hydrangea macrophylla var. Thunbergii, Origin: Japan, Environment: In the forest, Life type: Cold-resistant deciduous shrub, Tree height: 100 cm, leaf color / stalk / stem color: magenta, leaf shape: oval, phyllophy: opposite, leaf margin: sawtooth, inflorescence: stalk inflorescence / conical inflorescence, flower color: pale purple → pale pink, flowering Period: May to July, flower diameter: 15 to 30 cm, amphoteric flowers (frame): 5, petals: 5, stamens: 10, pistils: 3, decorative flowers: several, use : Leaves are sweet tea and medicinal sweetener.
Detailed information
Order
Cornales
Family
Hydrangeaceae
Genus
Hydrangea
Species
H. macrophylla var. thunbergii
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Panicle
Petal shape
5petals
Leaf type
Elliptic
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Low mountain
Color
Pink, Blue
Season
May Jun Jul
Height
100  ~ 200  [cm]
Diameter
15  ~ 30