Hortensia (Hydrangea macrophylla) is a species of flowering plant in the Hydrangeaceae family. This plant grows in South and East Asia and North and South America, with the highest species diversity in East Asia, especially in China and Japan. Nowadays, this graceful flowering beauty is cultivated all over the world!
Hydrangea is a perennial plant. It is a shrub or small tree up to 10 feet (3 m) high. Some species may also be vine-shaped. The leaves are usually dark green, large, ovate, or elliptical in shape. The edges of the leaf blades are serrated. Inflorescences can be corymbose or paniculate. The flowers, as a rule, have no aroma. Hydrangea also produces fruit with seeds.