By Kim Charles

Acer palmatum var. dissectum 'Red Dragon'


Kevin Kelly shows us his fabulous fall highlights in PA


"The warm and dry summer that gripped the Mid-Atlantic has spilled into Autumn. The brilliant colors that usually abound by the 3rd week of October in Harrisburg, PA, are now only developing in November. The leaves of some trees are just going brown and dropping. My Hydrangea quercifolias have not even begun to develop fall color. This first weekend of November was sunny and in the upper 60’s. I wanted to share some of the colors of Autumn that have developed. My garden is 20 years old and forever changes. When we had the house built on this 0.44 acre property, there were no garden plants on the land (only weeds). My garden has changed as my style and skill has matured. I also want to thank all the posters on GPOD who inspire me with your beautiful gardens. I hope you enjoy the photos. Kevin Kelly."



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Miscanthus sinensis 'Little Kitten'

Fothergilla gardenii

Acer japonicum 'Aconitifolium'

Rhamnus frangula 'Fine Line'

Molinia caerulea subsp. arundinacea 'Skyracer'

Stachys byzantina, Polygonatum odoratum 'Variegatum', Sedum 'Autumn Fire'

Acer rubrum 'October Glory' (this is the first tree I planted)

Backyard from the patio

Acer tegmentosum 'White tigress'

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