fig. 166: a Magnolia x soulangeana leaf lets its soul shine at twilight.
fig. 165: the colorful s. niccolls fungus is quite formidable.
fig. 164: tell tale marks of the so-called "privelege fungus" mar an otherwise fine specimen.
fig. 163: leaves of the "brighter horizons" tree stand out amidst autumnal decay
fig. 162: weakening Catalpa leaves are susceptible to adamantem fungus
fig. 161: a bipolar Virginia Creeper. Fun but dangerous.
fig. 160: a colorful attempt to hide the ravages of age.
fig. 159: late summer leaf decay
fig. 158: a parasitic jaune leaf attached to a walnut stem
fig. 157: spring hopes sometimes fall to winter's late ravages
fig. 156: winter's ravages rot to black some but not all hydrangea petals
fig. 155: seed pods of the Peacock Maple in early spring.
fig. 154: wind blown kismet/leaf with K. Haringitis
fig. 153: maple leaf with winter-onset B. Riley-itis.
fig. 152: beneath the blanket of fresh snow, two heart leaves commingle.
fig. 151: frequently, the most beautiful hearts are also the most complicated.
fig. 150: as temperatures plunge, the reds gather together for warmth and support.
fig. 149: peak foliage
fig. 148: web rot overtakes a large oak leaf.