Photo above: Purple coneflowers - echinacea, now ready to become food for birds and - to reseed itself.
Photo above: All of a sudden, pine trees have lots of brown needles - a definite sign of fall being right around the corner.
Photo above: American Beauty Berry with bright purple berries is already standing out from the rest of the greenery, although - that color is still getting deeper and even more showy...
Photo above: Wild persimmons are starting to paint themselves in orange. It's their favorite fall shade... :)
Photo above: Virginia creeper on the dead oak tree. It's a lovely sight, year round.