Palette

The grassy fields are fading,
greens to browns, paling.

Goldenrods 
becoming brighter,
yellowing,
showy in August,
dominating September.

Long, sunny days remembered,
as hints of autumn appear.

Sumac collecting color,

from a palette like no other. 

©  2014  Richard Havenga




Click on photos to enlarge.

#1, #3, #4 Canada GoldenrodSolidago canadensis

#2 Showy Goldenrod – Solidago speciosa

#5 Smooth SumacRhus glabra

#6 Staghorn SumacRhus typhina


Photo Locations:

1. Wabasis Lake Park, (Wabasis) Kent County, Michigan

2. Townsend Park, (Townsend) Kent County, Michigan

#3,  #4. Home Woods 

#5. Home Garden

#6. Parnell, Michigan


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