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Sep 21, Take a cutting from a snowball bush in the first half of the growing season and create new snowball bushes for your growing areas. Remove any blossoms from the end of the stem and remove the leaves from the bottom half of the stem.
Use sharp pruning shears and dip the blades in rubbing alcohol before and after making cuts.
Jul 22, The Snowflake bush (not to be confused with the Snowflake bulb) is so much more delicate and refined than its close relative the Poinsettia, Euphorbia pulcherrima. They are similar in that the true flowers are small and insignificant and it is the bracts surrounding the flowers that look so eye catching.
As indicated by the common name, the. Snow flake bush likes well-drained soil and a position in full sun to semi-shade.
Place cuttings in a plastic bag.
Protect from frost and wind (stems tend to be brittle). Prune heavily after leaf drop and then give another light clip in early summer. Apply slow release fertiliser after pruning. (Tip: wear gloves when pruning as milky sap may irritate sensitive skin.) Getting started. Dec 17, Snowball bush will root from both softwood and hardwood cuttings. Cuttings taken from branches during June or July are usually in the softwood stage.
If. Plant database entry for Snowflake (Wrightia antidysenterica) with 4 images and 27 data stumpchopping.barific name: Wrightia antidysenterica.