Celebrating color in the early winter landscape

Thank goodness for Japanese maples, camellias and late blooming chrysanthemums!

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Early in the season, the Japanese maple had rusty-red leaves
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Then the leaves turned a brilliant red
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Now the leaves are a dazzling pink-magenta color, blanketing the ground
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The burning bushes turning color very late in the season, gaining more color as the leaves from the silver maple fall, and allow more sun onto the bushes
camellias
The start of the camellia season which will continue into March and April
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Oak leaf hydrangeas slowly turning purple
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Add a jolt of yellow from the chrysanthemums
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