family Hydrangeaceae


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Noun1.family Hydrangeaceae - sometimes included in the family Saxifragaceae
rosid dicot family - a family of dicotyledonous plants
order Rosales, Rosales - in some classifications this category does not include Leguminosae
genus Hydrangea - type genus of Hydrangeaceae; large genus of shrubs and some trees and vines with white or pink or blue flower clusters; sometimes placed in family Saxifragaceae
genus Carpenteria - one species; sometimes placed in family Saxifragaceae
Decumaria, genus Decumaria - small genus of woody climbers with adhesive aerial roots; sometimes placed in family Saxifragaceae
genus Deutzia - genus of ornamental mostly deciduous shrubs native to Asia and Central America; widespread in cultivation; sometimes placed in family Saxifragaceae
Philadelphaceae, subfamily Philadelphaceae - one genus; usually included in family Hydrangeaceae
genus Schizophragma, Schizophragma - small genus of deciduous climbing and creeping shrubs with white flowers in flat clusters; sometimes placed in family Saxifragaceae
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The family Hydrangeaceae consists of 17 genera and 170 species that are widely distributed in the Northern Hemisphere, with a few additional species also reaching Southeast Asia.