Silver Maple

Silver Maple Branches in  Morning Sun
Silver Maple Branches in Morning Sun

Another sure sign of fall is the changing colors of deciduous trees.  We have a silver maple — Acer saccharinum Linnaeus — in our front yard.  A few days ago, I noted the recent changes in its leaves, the colors of autumn.  This season is much too fleeting, never lasts long enough.

DSC_0791 114 9-17-13 dancing leaves in afternon sun
Silver Maple Leaves dance in Afternoon Sun
A lone red leaf, fallen and blown across the yard.
A lone red leaf, fallen and blown across the yard.

6 responses to “Silver Maple

  1. I like the brightness of the leaf, very nice!

  2. Fall has arrived 😊 I miss the Summer clear blue sky.

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