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Our Snowball bush loved all the rain this year...

As did most of the plants in my area, all the rain did them good.

This bush even got a good dose of fertilizer which I am sure also helped.

I had also trimmed it back a lot and that should also contributed to the bounty.

 

That middle cluster is all one stem.

Comment balloon 12 commentsWilliam Feela • August 18 2015 10:39AM
Our Snowball bush loved all the rain this year…
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