August 2018
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Big Bonnie Cabbage

Thomasville student Braden Stauffacher grows a giant from a starter donated by Bonnie Plants.

Braden Stauffacher, of Thomasville, grew this giant cabbage for his third-grade science project. Bonnie Plants donated the starter cabbage plant that rapidly grew to 22 pounds, 4 ounces. The head weighed 16 pounds, 10 ounces and reached a circumference of 45 inches. The leaves of the cabbage reached a width of 38 inches. Braden harvested his giant plant May 23.