hydrangea family

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Noun1.hydrangea family - 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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BEAUTY Photograph by Steve Lowry of the hairs on the leaf of a Deutzia, a member of the hydrangea family commonly cultivated as an ornamental plant
Its cone-shaped blooms are unique in the hydrangea family. Like most other varieties, the cream-colored blooms are enjoyed from the onset until frost.
Members of the hydrangea family are among the best climbers and are magnificent plants once they get going - which isn't fast enough for some.