Green and grey,red and gold, light and shadow, the changes in the garden brought on by lower light levels and cooler temperatures lure us out to admire nature's artistic hand.
Close to the earth enjoying soil warmer than the air and radiated heat from stones and pathways many plants take advantage of micro-climates created by lush planting and hardscape.
Dried flowers and seedheads create movement in light, depth in shadow.
Combinations overlooked in summer suddenly stand out.
The cool green backdrop for summer becomes autumns heat...