noun. any of various deciduous or evergreen shrubs of the genus Hydrangea.
- Hydrangea macrophylla hortensis
- Hydrangea arborescens
- genus Hydrangea
- wild hydrangea
- Hydrangea petiolaris
- Decumaria barbara
- Carpenteria californica
- fall-blooming hydrangea
- climbing hydrangea
- Hydrangea anomala
- Decumaria barbata
- Hydrangea paniculata
Example sentences of the word hydrangea
1. Noun, singular or mass
Push down on the handle of your shovel and pull up at the base of your plant to lift the hydrangea out of the ground.
This is also a good time to prune hydrangea varieties that bloom on new wood.
3. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Place your limelight hydrangea down in the prepared hole, keeping the soil level in the same spot on the main trunk.
4. Noun, plural
* Japanese or Chinese hydrangea vine (Schizophragma hydrangeoides 'Moonlight') is not a true hydrangea.