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Genus of about 12 species of hydrangea-like shrubs from woodlands in the Himalayas, India to China and south to New Guinea.

D. febrifuga is commonly applied to a natural hybrid between Hydrangea macrophylla and Dichroa febrifuga originating from hillsides and mountain valleys in China and Vietnam and is included in the genus x Didrangea as x D. versicolor.

Further Reading....

  • Evergreen
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - from the hydrangea family. Name refers to the often 2-toned flowers.
  • Place of origin - eastern and southeastern Asia.
Dichroa - Growing Guide

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DICHROA febrifuga

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Commonly known as: Blue evergreen hydrangea, Chinese quinine.
A rare hydrangea-like plant with starry blue or pink flowers with prominent stamens. Suitable for the greenhouse in colder areas
£16.00 each

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