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Sunday, 12 October 2008

Halloween Tree and More Kingston Colours

OK ... this may not look too scary at the moment .. but give it a moonlit night .. with owls hooting .. bats flying around .. all sorts of background noises ... and some one jumping up out of the dark screaming BOO !!
It does have a character face though doesn't it ? .. One eye .. open mouth in surprise .. arms flailing like a windmill ... like .... hum ..... Sleepy Hollow ????
And Now Colour




10 comments:

Andrea said...

awesome colour Joy. I am jealous! WE havn't gotten any colour yet, or much of it. I see some off in th edistance on the other side of the park (yes I'm sitting in my backyard!!!!) but nothing nearby. heeee

Andrea said...

And you need to change your link to my blog lol. It says I posted one month ago!! D:

Aunt Debbi/kurts mom said...

HI joy, that tree would scare me if I came upon it in the dark. Your fall color is amazing.

Eve said...

That tree looks very scary to me!! But the other trees are very beautiful. You've got a fun blog here, the cats are adorable, and helenium is one of my favorites too!

nancybond said...

Spectacular, Joy! Spectacular joy. :)

GardenJoy4Me said...

Hi Nancy ! Thank you so much girl ! I am absolutely DRIVEN to take pictures this year because the weather has been astounding : )
The perfect Autumn !

Thank you so much Eve ! .. Helenium has been a favorite of mine and with these new cultivars .. well they are gorgeous aren't they ?

Hi Debbie ... I was thinking I should replant THAT tree in my front yeard for Halloween ... what do you think girl ? LOL
Will you come and help me do that ? haha

Andrea .. I am having a devil of a time trying to get your blog ID and date correct on my list here .. it keeps wanting to revert to your old ID and post time .. I have turned my brain inside out .. I may have to contact EBlog about it .. YIKES ! I"m still working on it girl !

I think the city "presence" reflected heat from pavement and buildings keeps the temps from dropping down enough to set "colour" in the trees there Andrea .. do you know what I mean .. so it will take longer .. and colder temps before you see a change .. I think : )

perennialgardener said...

We don't have color like that quite yet, the leaves are just starting to turn in spots. Gorgeous! That is one spooky lookng tree, lol.

GardenJoy4Me said...

Hi PG .. we are having one beautiful Autumn here .. for now .. watch it turn ugly with rain, wind and cold ? LOL
I really took a shine to this tree .. I would have taken it home with me if I could have !

Anna said...

The tree is perfect for the season. And your Autumn color is just stunning.

GardenJoy4Me said...

Hi Anna ... yes it is a spooktacular tree isn't it ? and we have had some awesome days for taking pictures .. just hope it will last a little longer !