|Acer pseudosieboldianum: the only maple showing really good colour at present.|
|A shaft of sunshine (for about two minutes) over Hergest Croft.|
It seems as if it is not going to be a very good autumn for leaf colour, but berries and fruits are abundant and many are looking good now, as seen here. Preparations were under way for the annual Plant Fair and 'Celebration of Apples' at the weekend, which should be an event well-worth attending.
|A very pretty small-fruited Cornus kousa (BSWJ 1230)|
|"Sorbus" megalocarpa - the generic status of these Asian entire-leaved species is far from clear.|
|Raindrops on Tropaeolum speciosum.|