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Old 10-15-2012, 12:17 PM   #61
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The hard maples popped yesterday. This is what I see from our front porch:


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Old 10-15-2012, 01:05 PM   #62
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Originally Posted by Bestwifeever View Post
The hard maples popped yesterday. This is what I see from our front porch:

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That's just glorious, no other word will do! Thanks...

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Old 10-15-2012, 01:28 PM   #63
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My backyard color. I get to enjoy my neighbor's trees without too leaves in my yard.
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Old 10-15-2012, 01:50 PM   #64
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In the low desert, here's my "fall color". It is only when it is cool enough like it is now, 96F high, 67F low, that our squash vine can blossom and bear fruits. The bees are very busy buzzing around the flowers. Do you know that a squash vine has both male and female flowers? I did not know that either.

My wife goes out and contemplates this vine every day, along with other plants like our two okra plants that produce 8 to 10 pods a day. Okra pods grow fast too!

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Old 10-18-2012, 06:47 AM   #65
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A small tree next door that usually comes out in bright red color in the fall. Last year we had a heavy rain at the peak that took off most of the leaves. This year I got some of it in time. I do think it's actually brighter today than yesterday so when the sunlight hits the entire tree I'll try again.
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From the deck of my camp at Woodhaven Sublette, Illinois
Yesterday was a beautiful day for biking... Spent several hours of slow riding on some of the 55 miles of roads and trails, inside the campground. Settled in the middle of a climax black oak forest, colors are sometimes not as bright, but this year was excellent.
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Fall ain't what it should be.
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