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Old 04-08-2015, 07:40 AM
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I only know them as Old Fashion Snowball bushes but apparently a few different bushes are known by that. They come up like a mop head hydrangea. .. big white blooms, large leaf and hardy in zone 4. I remember these as a small child so they been around a long time and seem common. Does anyone know the real name?
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Old 04-08-2015, 11:09 AM
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Whenever anyone mentions "snowball bush", what I think of is Viburnum
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Old 04-08-2015, 01:34 PM
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i know them as the snowball bush but have been trying to find one but still have not
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Old 04-08-2015, 05:28 PM
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I just found out a friend has some at one of her rentals that she has up for sale. She said I can have some if it doesn't sell anytime soon. I already have 3 friends that laid claim to a part of what I take... But I will see what I can do RB .
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Old 04-08-2015, 05:30 PM
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okay thank you very much
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Old 04-08-2015, 05:35 PM
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I'm excited because I haven't been able to find them anywhere retail! At my old house I did a lot of landscaping with the newest and coolest introductions. At this house I found I'm drawn to heirloom and old fashioned varieties. Stuff that I remember as a kiddo . I think partly because its an old farm house and partly because I'm getting older.
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Old 04-08-2015, 05:39 PM
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the same here like the flowering almond and the snowball bush it is hard to find the flowering almond much anymore
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Old 04-10-2015, 04:45 PM
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Originally Posted by Smorz View Post:
I'm excited because I haven't been able to find them anywhere retail! At my old house I did a lot of landscaping with the newest and coolest introductions. At this house I found I'm drawn to heirloom and old fashioned varieties. Stuff that I remember as a kiddo . I think partly because its an old farm house and partly because I'm getting older.
It happens to the best of us Smorz.LOL
I have a snowball bush, but aren't sure if its old or a teenager?
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Old 04-10-2015, 04:47 PM
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do not know either did not know they had the old snowball bush and then a new one
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