Could colorful autumn leaves simply be the dreams of the trees before they sleep deeper through winter? Trees dream of showing their true colors and, for a few weeks in autumn, Mother Nature lets them do just that. As summer ends and autumn comes, and the days get shorter and shorter, trees get ready to rest. The bright green pigment disappears from the leaves and as it fades away, the quiet green palette of summer foliage is transformed into the vivid autumn palette of reds, oranges, gold and browns before the leaves fall off to the ground. Read more

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