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Staked Gooseberry Bush + water = Moist Staked Gooseberry Bush.
‏ ‏ ‏I did it and only passed half a second !
‏‏and it returned to its previous state
‏( Staked Gooseberry Bush )
‏Nothing can be done at this time…

Yes, it is intended…
It was a way to remove gooseberry by multiple people, it was to stop giefers running around with shovels destroying all the gooseberries

Thise were hard times…