The pom poms bloomed early on the Common this year

Pom poms on the Boston Common

Stevil photographed a pom-pom tree on the Common today:

There were some scattered on the ground and the pom poms in the tree didn't seem to have snow on them - so I'm wondering if these were put up this morning. Has anyone seen these before?

Copyright Stevil. Posted in the Universal Hub pool on Flickr.

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    But...

    who will take them down after they've become soggy and dirty?

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    They're acrylic... they'll

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    They're acrylic... they'll last a long time. I'm sure they'll be removed with the lights that are on the trees. :)

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