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Friday, November 18, 2011

Thanksgiving 30 Day Challenge: Day 17



Today I am thankful for the rainbow of colors the crepe myrtle is displaying. Magnificent to see so many colors on one tree.


8 comments:

  1. Ale cudne drzewo, faktycznie z wszystkimi kolorami jesieni :-).Widoczne to jest na pierwszym zdjęciu. Pozdrawiam

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  2. Gorgeous!! My crepe myrtles put on an incredible show last year but simply curled up and died this year. I wish I knew why... My other trees were amazing, though, so I can't complain!

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  3. It is magnificent indeed to see that many colors in one healthy living tree. The only time I see colors on a leaf is when the leaf is dying but it will mean trouble if the whole tree changes color like yours.

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  4. I linked your blog to mine in my last post. :o)

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  5. Trees this year are making a kaleidoscope of color. It must be the weather because my Viburnum never did that before. Has your crepe myrtle?

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  6. Thanks Giga & Donna!

    CM, thanks for the shout out! You do have some gorgeous color in your garden even if you crepe myrtle didn't shine this year.

    One, what a shame. This time of year when the leaves are changing their colors is one of my favorites. The landscape is so full of color.

    GWGT, I can't remember my crepe myrtle displaying all these colors at once. We've had some extreme weather conditions with very cold nights and very warm days so maybe that is it!?

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  7. Amazing that so may colors come from the same tree. Beautiful!

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