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The Fall Color Project 2010 – Pennsylvania Style

Fall Color Project Badge 2010 For the last several years, Dave at The Home Garden has been hosting The Fall Color Project: a meme to track the progress of peak fall foliage color. And every year, I have trouble figuring out the perfect time to do my post. This autumn, I think we’re lucky to have any fall color, after the drought stress of the summer and the heavy rains and winds of the last two weeks. Some trees are already bare, while others are just now starting to color up.

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The Fall Color Project – Pennsylvania Style

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Dave at The Home Garden announced last month that he was repeating his popular Fall Color Project this autumn, and since then, I’ve been looking forward to sharing the  fall foliage colors from here in southeastern Pennsylvania. Unfortunately, the recent four-day spell of cold, rain, and wind seems to have spoiled the best part of the show, and I’m guessing that the shots I took over the last two weeks are as good as I’m going to get. I’ll start the tour with some shots from Lake Nockamixon in upper Bucks County, PA. The images above and below were taken on October 6. Continue Reading →

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The Garden Blogger Fall Color Project – SE PA

I’m crushed that I missed the original announcement of The Garden Blogger Fall Color Project created by Dave at The Home Garden. If I’d known earlier, I’d have taken lots more pictures of the outstanding fall foliage colors we’ve enjoyed over the past few weeks in Bucks County (southeastern Pennsylvania). Fortunately, I did grab a few images from my place, from my parents’ farm, and from Lake Nockamixon State Park, so I’m happy to take part in Dave’s great idea. To enjoy a tour of fabulous fall foliage in other areas, be sure to check out the GBFCP kick-off post and Dave’s follow up posts at The Home Garden. Continue Reading →

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