Autumn with winter frosting

The snow that five days ago covered many parts of Connecticut left striking contrasts for those who ventured into a garden. When flowers are few, foliage stands out.

Here’s a touch of autumn with a frosting of winter.


The colors remind me of Thanksgiving dinner and how, when a little girl, I would gaze out the window on Thanksgiving morning wishfully waiting for a few snowflakes to fall.

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4 comments for “Autumn with winter frosting

  1. November 15, 2012 at 12:26 am

    I remember gazing out the window and waiting for snow. We had little snow last winter, and I do hope we have some this year. Besides being very pretty, I think it is a nice protection for the garden. Stay warm.

    • November 15, 2012 at 10:49 am

      I expect this winter will be very different from last, Sage Butterfly. Snow is in the forecast.

  2. November 15, 2012 at 8:21 pm

    LOVE this photo…gorgeous grass…and the snow makes it even more magical!

    • November 16, 2012 at 8:38 am

      Thank you, Scott. This grass provides a lot of interest through the winter which is one of the many reasons I like it. I’m so glad you stopped by.

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