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(Science: botany) a genus of shrubby plants bearing opposite leaves and large heads of showy flowers, white, or of various colours. H. Hortensis, the common garden species, is a native of china or japan.

Origin: NL, fr. Gr. ydwr water _ vessel, capsule: cf. F. Hydrangee.

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Biology HW help

... Which of the following is a possible genotype for the son ? 1. IAIA 2. IBIB (X) 3. IAIB 4. ii 5. IBi Save Answer 10. Week 7 Q. 10 (Points: 5) Hydrangea plants of the same genotype are planted in a large flower garden. Some of the plants produce blue flowers and others pink flowers. This can ...

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by sharingan23
Fri Feb 26, 2010 9:09 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Biology HW help
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Re: I need help identifying a plant in my new garden

Sounds like its a hydrangea to me. They grow about that size before they have their bloom, and they're in flowering season currently.

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by daniel.kurz
Wed Jul 09, 2008 10:05 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: I need help identifying a plant in my new garden
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