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With high hopes that winter will be over soon, here is a summer themed blog. (photos by Suzanne Szempruch)

With high hopes that winter will be over soon, here is a summer themed blog. (photos by Suzanne Szempruch)

BLOG – Garden balls of color

The nooks and crannies throughout the Village that often get overlooked. Today’s blog showcases those balls of color that people put in their gardens. There are many more out there, keep your eyes open!

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One Response to “BLOG – Garden balls of color”

  1. Les Groby says:

    These balls were originally made for use as floats for fishing nets. The reflective metal coatings were to make them easy to see in the water. People living by the sea shore would find stray floats washed up on the beach and use them as nautical-themed lawn ornaments, on posts made of beach pebbles. Now, of course, they are made to be ornaments, and one of the major manufacturers is in Marietta, Ohio.

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