Even the back lanes in my neighbourhood look inviting at this time of year.
Not a bad view from my front lawn, eh?
Despite the time of year there are still some pockets of colour up here in zone 3 with Rudbeckia and Salvia.
The Echinops seed heads retain interest right through until the snow flies.
And speaking of the snow flying, this was a blizzard of another kind...
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