Nyssa Shine

nyssaThese shiny red leaves are Nyssa sylvatica, Black Tupelo or Black Gum. One of the great fall color trees.

Have you been bathing in fall colors?

2 Responses to “Nyssa Shine”

  1. 1 elwnyc October 23, 2016 at 11:27 am

    One gorgeous branch of oak leaves near the parking lot entrance to the Brooklyn Botanic Garden – wish I could attach a photo!

  2. 2 Paul Lamb October 24, 2016 at 5:25 am

    The fallen leaves are coating the paved running trail I use, so I’ve been slip sliding in color this fall. (Watch out for the hidden walnuts!)

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