Tag Archives: autumn leaves

The Leaves are Falling Down

Prime, autumn leaf color has come and gone. There are still some leaves hanging on the trees, but many species have already dropped theirs, although in some areas where sunlight is sparse, color changes are still happening. I fear this … Continue reading

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Autumn Leaves and Gnarly Branches

Late October is this year’s best time to view autumn’s peak performance in the color department in my area. Some foliage has already dropped their leaves, leaving branches bare, while others have not quite fully morphed into their deepest autumn … Continue reading

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Magical Glass Pumpkins!

Today I went to the Glass Pumpkin Patch, held each year by the Tacoma Glassblowing Studio. The local event was set up in the Point Defiance Park Japanese Garden Pavilion. What a feast for the eyes this event is! Glass … Continue reading

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Turning Leaves

More photos of fall colors and turning leaves I took this week. I’ve had to literally run between the raindrops to accomplish my tasks. October has gone down as one of the wettest in Seattle’s history: 6.77 inches of rain. … Continue reading

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Point Defiance Park Japanese Garden

Each autumn I make visits to the Point Defiance Park Japanese Garden, located in Tacoma, Washington. One of its major highlights is the reflection pond. The little island in the middle of the pond supports a miniature shrine along with … Continue reading

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