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Dichroa sp., Dichroa

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Dichroa sp.

Dichroa
Family: Hydrangeaceae
Origin: South East Asia
Large shrub 5-10 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterPink flowersBlue/lavender/purple flowersAttracts butterflies, hummingbirds

Dichroa is a genus of 12 species of flowering plants. The flowers are produced in a broad inflorescence similar to that of the related genus Hydrangea.

Dichroa febrifuga it blooms in broad domes of small fertile flowers of deep blue. What immediately distinguishes it are the nearly black stems on all new growth.

In some sources Dichroa febrifuga is indicated as synonim of Dichroa versicolor.


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