Plant ID forum: What is this blooming tree/shrub?

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Grove
Apr 17, 2018 7:07 AM CST

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Henhouse
Apr 17, 2018 11:37 AM CST
It looks like Philadelphus (one of the many plants called Mock Orange) to me. It should be a fairly good-sized shrub and be fragrant. There are many cultivars..
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Name: Danita
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Danita
Apr 17, 2018 11:49 AM CST
It looks like one of the double-flowered Deutzia cultivars.
I'm not sure which one it is specifically.
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Yorkshirelass
Apr 17, 2018 12:41 PM CST
I agree, I think it could be Deutzia scabra.
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islander
Apr 17, 2018 3:59 PM CST
I third the Deutzia, likely D. scabra.
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Apr 18, 2018 12:18 AM CST

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