Wednesday, September 5, 2007

~ " Hints of Fall " ~

Purple Dome Asters & Texas Sage~Coral Nymph
"The foliage has been losing it's
freshness through the month of
August, and here & there
a yellow leaf show's itself..."
~ Oliver Wendell Holmes

"For man, Autumn is a time of harvest,
of gathering together,
For nature, it is a time of sowing,
of scattering abroad."
~Edwin Teale

~Lot's of purple in the garden now...

~More & more color showing in
the Autumn Joy Sedum...
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Tutti Chic said...

GORGEOUS!! I LOVE the colors in a fall garden!! Asters are stunning along with all the other pretty colors of fall perennials-gorgeous pictures! :)

Willow said...

Thanks for visting my blog! I do love to garden, but right now with having just moved, having started a new job, I don't have time to do much. And our ground needs LOTS of "tlc" and compost.

Unknown said...

You sure know how to do justice to the beautiful gentle season of autumn. Isn't it wonderful when Autumn Joy flowers...such a dainty flower from a not so dainty plant- more sculptural really. No matter how much I see a flower, they always seem so amazing, vibrant, colourful.....
happy Autumn days to you,

cathypentonatelier said...

Wow your photos are very pretty... My friend Angela Louise and you would get along so well and she has left you a comment I see...I love the garden but I must say I am not very talented in that area... but I constantly drool over Angelas... Thanks for dropping by my blog...
Take care

Chica, Cienna, and Cali said...

lovely....the last collage is my favorite

kate said...

The Asters are a gorgeous colour. Your photo collages are always a treat to see!

sandy said...

Beautiful photos. The colors are great!. Thanks for your visit.


FO - 2 said...

Your collages are breath taking! :)
I have that Asters too in my garden. In another pink colour and white. The autumn leafs together with the rest of the flowers are just beautiful! :)
Nice combinations.
Sedum is a sign of fall.
I will be back. ;)
Hugs - Ida.

PAT said...

Beautiful photos of a gorgeous garden!


Vicky said...

Catherine, thank you for stopping by my blog. You are so kind with your comments. Your garden is so lovely. I love the blue and silver and what an idea you have given me with your Cowboys colors. We are Chiefs fans. I could do a red, white and gold (yellow) flower bed. I think the men would love it and I don't have to wait until next spring to plant. It could be done with mums this fall. I look forward to reading more of your blog entries.

CaBaCuRl said...

Your photos are such a visual feast every day, and as colour is my thing, I think I will follow a colour theme after I've finished the elements.

smilnsigh said...


And around here, it's really Fall when I see the Joe Pie Weed turned to its lovely soft purple color.