Taxon profile


Bigleaf Hydrangea
Hydrangea macrophylla (Thunb.) Ser.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Cornales »  family Hydrangeaceae »  genus Hydrangea - hydrangea

Scientific synonyms

Hortensia opuloides Lam.
Hydrangea hortensia Siebold
Hydrangea hortensis Sm.
Hydrangea japonica f. hortensia Regel
Hydrangea macrophylla f. hortensia (Regel) Rehder
Hydrangea maritima Haw.-Booth
Hydrangea opuloides (Lam.) K.Koch
Viburnum macrophyllum Thunb.

Other names

= French Hydrangea


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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Hydrangea macrophylla subsp. serrata (Thunb.) Makino

Hydrangea macrophylla subsp. serrata

Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Hydrangea macrophylla (Thunb.) DC.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Hydrangea macrophylla (Thunb.) DC.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Hydrangea macrophylla (Thunb.) Ser.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014

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