Flower Database

Hydrangea serrata

Basic information
Flower Name
Hydrangea serrata
Formal Name
Hydrangea serrata
Alias
山紫陽花, 沢紫陽花, Yama Ajisai, Hydrangea serrata
Habitat
Japan
Morph
Deciduous shrub
Comment
Hydrangea serrata , Mountain hydrangeas, or Yama Ajisai (scientific name:Hydrangea serrata), is a hardy deciduous shrubs in the hydrangeaceae native to Japan.
It is similar to gloss hydrangea (scientific name: H. macrophylla f. Normalis) .
The flower is smaller than Hydrangea(Ajisai, scientific name: Hydrangea macrophilla) . However, the flower color is abundant. The leaves are the source of sweet tea.
Generic name: Mountain hydrangeas, Scientific name:Hydrangea serrata, Origin: Japan, East Asia, North and South America, Habitat: Southern Tohoku (Fukushima), Shikoku, Kyushu, environment: along the swamp or moist forest floor, life type: hardy deciduous shrubs, height:1.2m, leaf: egg-shaped and distinct veins, phyllotaxis: opposite, leaf color: green, serrated:, flowers form: 2 out cymes, flower: purple, blue, peach, white, petals number (calyx variable): 5, Bisexual flower diameter: 1 cm, the neutral flower diameter: 2-3 cm, flowering time: June to July.
Detailed information
Order
Cornales
Family
Hydrangeaceae
Genus
Hydrangea
Species
H. serrata
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Dichasium
Petal shape
5petals
Leaf type
Elliptic
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Garden Marsh Low mountain Botanic garden
Color
Red, Pink, Blue, White
Season
Jun Jul
Height
100  ~ 200  [cm]
Diameter
1  ~ 5