We went to the arboretum today, our only chance to get out there this month. I was glad to see that some trees and bushes that I’d thought were dead are quite alive. We were a little late for fall color, unfortunately, but the colors are beautiful nonetheless. In the wetlands we saw a white-throated sparrow, some rufous towhees, lots of goldfinches.

The witch hazel bush by Mary Isabelle was blooming.

The beech grove was shimmering.

The glade.

Mossy forest floor.

Prairie dock


Home in the reeds last summer


This entry was posted in Arboretum, Fall and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

1 Response to

  1. cynthiabryn says:

    What a beautiful day! Thanks for sharing!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.