Definition of Family Hydrangeaceae
1. Noun. Sometimes included in the family Saxifragaceae.
Generic synonyms: Rosid Dicot Family
Group relationships: Order Rosales, Rosales
Member holonyms: Genus Hydrangea, Genus Carpenteria, Decumaria, Genus Decumaria, Genus Deutzia, Philadelphaceae, Subfamily Philadelphaceae, Genus Schizophragma, Schizophragma
Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Hydrangeaceae
Literary usage of Family Hydrangeaceae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Ginseng and Other Medicinal Plants: A Book of Valuable Information for by Arthur Robert Harding (1908)
"It belongs to the hydrangea family (Hydrangeaceae). The leaves are oval or sometimes heart shaped, 3 to 6 inches long, sharply toothed, green on both sides, ..."