Meanwhile, Back At The Ranch… September 5, 2012Posted by littlebangtheory in Art and Nature.
Tags: asters, Autumn, cat tails, ostrich ferns, purple lustrife
…shorter days and cooler nights are leaving a mark, and the wetlands are the first to show it. Here, Ostrich ferns (the ones with the delectable fiddle heads) turn gold and brown amidst the asters and lustrife which still bloom:
Soon the temps in the high country will dip to the point where swamp maples sequester their chlorophyll and show their true colors.
As much as I love summer, I just can’t wait!