Common name: hydrangea
Hydrangea macrophylla (Thunb.) Ser. APNI*
Flowers blue, white or pink.
Distribution and occurrence: Various cultivars commonly cultivated as garden ornamental shrubs; rarely naturalised on NC (Bushmans Range), Blue Mountains (base of Leura Falls) and possibly elsewhere in NSW; also naturalised in Victoria.
NSW subdivisions: *NC, *CT
Text by Karen Wilson (2006; edited June 2008)
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