Fall colours in Summer #ThursdayTreeLove – 1

Last Fall when I went to New Jersey, I was amazed at how the foliage changed from green to brown, yellow and orange even before they finally fell off in November. Though we in Mumbai are facing a blazing summer, there is no sign yet of the brilliant red and orange blossoms of  Gulmohar which is, quite frankly, a rare species with new buildings taking up the place of old trees. However, Parul’s post brought back memories of my Fall Foliage in New Jersey so I thought I’d share my Fall colours in Summer.

For some strange reason, whenever I see a tree, the words of Joyce Kilmer resound in my mind.

I think that I shall never see
A poem lovely as a tree.
You can read the rest of this poem here . 
Linking up with Parul’s #ThursdayTree Love
Hope you enjoy my Fall colours in Summer
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Unishta

A granny who always sees the humour in life and tries to do things differently. When others make cupcakes, this granny makes banana fritters. When she’s not busy chasing her grandchildren who love making her run around, she indulges in her passions of reading, writing, meeting friends and watching movies. And somewhere between all this she enjoys travelling and cooking!

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8 Responses

  1. These are wonderful pics. Yes, the Gulmohar is such a rare sight in Mumbai these days 🙁

  2. Esha says:

    Beautiful fall colours, Sunita. Thanks much for sharing these. I can see how everywhere the weather is getting rather unpredictable. Nothing like the sight of a Gulmohar in full bloom! Perhaps you need to wait a few more weeks for that!

  3. Parul Thakur says:

    Lovely pictures! We get to see Gulmohar in Bangalore too. It’s a lovely flower and trees are always laden with flowers.
    Thank you for joining.
    Parul Thakur recently posted…#ThursdayTreeLove – 6My Profile

  4. arv says:

    Fall phenomena can be experienced in Kashmir and many places in Himalayas. But rest of the plains in India? Difficult..

    • Bellybytes says:

      I agree. It’s harder to travel in India in the cold weather than it is to travel in the US….We Mumbaikars are not used to bundling up in layers and woollies….So I will have to see Fall in the US rather than in India 😉

  5. Bellybytes says:

    Ooh I’m thrilled I could help a tech savvy young blogger like you !

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