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Sunday, November 06, 2011

Today's Flowers: November


My hydrangea blooms have been brown for some time now but I happened to notice one had a little color remaining.
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The bittersweet berries that are out in the fall are like flowers to me, and the berries are much more showy than the flowers they have in the late spring.
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Fall leaves themselves are autumn flowers to my mind and I enjoy them at least as much as flowers.
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Click for the home of today's flowers.

14 comments:

Lui said...

Yes it is still beautiful!

And I'm glad you joined Mimi's Peace Globe too!

Francisca said...

I often enjoy my flowers way past their "prime". I take it these berries are ornamental, and not to eat? The one thing I miss living in the tropics is not seeing the maples turn... for me that was the best season when living in Ontario, Canada. Lovely photos, Carver.

Rajesh said...

Wonderful shots. The berries are inviting.

Denise said...

A beautiful display of fall Carver, lovely photos as always, so enjoyable!

Cezar and Léia said...

Bonjour dear Carver,
A great selection for this theme.The last one has so wonderful colors!
hugs and a nice week ahead,
Léia

Míriam Luiza said...

Gosto de suas fotos. Estas folhas avermelhada indicam a aproximação do inverno, enquanto aqui no Brasil esperamos um verão implacavemmente quente. Diferenças climáticas me encantam!

guild-rez said...

Lovely fall pictures!!
The other day I found this very nice poem.
Enjoy,
Gisela,

"When the trees their summer splendor
Change to raiment red and gold,
When the summer moon turns mellow,
And the nights are getting cold;
When the squirrels hide their acorns,
And the woodchucks disappear;
Then we know that it is autumn,
Loveliest season of the year."
- Carol L. Riser, Autumn

chubskulit said...

Beautifully captured! I love the berries shot!

Christmas Cactus, have a blessed Sunday!

Arija said...

Your fall colours are glorious. Your header a delight and the faded glory of the hydrangea, like a life well lived.

Crafty Green Poet said...

lovely colours in these posts, autumn is so beautiful!

Luna Miranda said...

i love the berries--they'e beautiful!

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Reader Wil said...

Even at old age creatures have beauty beyond the ordinary standard. The leaves are magnificent!
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http://graceolsson.com/blog said...

all of them are great but the third touchs me more