Autumnal Colors (Finally!)

Near or far, this Black Tupelo (Nyssa sylvatica) pops.
Sweetgum, Pignut Hickory, White Oak.
Focusing on the Pignut.

3 Responses to “Autumnal Colors (Finally!)”


  1. 1 bridge2nature November 16, 2021 at 7:27 am

    wow, so beautiful colours of nature

  2. 2 Monica M November 17, 2021 at 6:24 am

    Speaking of oaks, in my neck-of-the-woods, Southern Tier of New York,Steuben County, can’t find fresh acorns this year. I’ve read that it’s boon or bust and that they are biennial. How about you Matthew?

    • 3 mthew November 17, 2021 at 7:34 am

      The red oak group has acorns that mature in the fall after a second growing season, while the white oak group does it in one year. And there are definite “mast years” booms. This isn’t one of them.


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