Sixth Blog Of The 2014 Progression Of Fall Colors In Middletown, CT

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Fall Has Arrived In Middletown Connecticut, and is now in the process of transitioning into Winter.  I posted my  "First Progression of Fall Blog Of 2014 on September 26th", and the first picture above of the trees just before they began to change color.  I took the second picture a couple of weeks later, and posted it in my "Second Blog Of The 2014 Progression Of Fall Colors In Middletown, CT".  The trees had began to change, but there wasn't much of a change yet.  By the Third Blog Of The 2014 Progression Of Fall Colors In Middletown, CT, the change in colors had started to be much more noticeable.   In the Fourth Blog Of The 2014 Progression Of Fall Colors In Middletown, CT, the color change was even more noticeable.  But last week in the Fifth Blog Of The 2014 Progression Of Fall Colors In Middletown, CT, the trees had started to lose their leaves, and we began to see less color than the week before.  This week in the Sixth Blog Of The 2014 Progression Of Fall Colors In Middletown, CT, even thought the trees have continued to lose their leaves it almost appears as if there is more color than last week.

Last week I feared all the rain and wind we got during the week, I might have missed the peak of the colors.  This week has given a little hope I might still see additional color in this spot, even though there are now several trees without leaves on them.

I started doing this series of the progression of Fall colors Two years ago, and hope to continue this series for years to come. The first two years the pictures were of a farm which is only about a minute walk from my house.  This year I decided to change the location for my 2014 Progression Of Fall Colors In Middletown, CT. to a lake about 5 minutes from my house.  I have continue to post pictures of this same spot throughout the Fall to show the progression of the Fall colors this year.

Fall is a beautiful time of the year in New England, but the last couple of years have only been average years for Fall colors.  I have become spoiled by the beautiful colors we normally see during the Fall, and even though the last couple of years the colors were OK, this year the colors have been outstanding.  The spot this fifth picture was taken has not been changing as much from week to week as some other areas in town, but still gives a good representation of the colors we are so use to seeing, and many times take for granted.

Anyone planning to come to New England to enjoy our Fall colors should plan on coming  this weekend if they hope to still see some of the beautiful colors.  The trees have been turning color much fast this year, so by next weekend most of the trees will have lost their leaves. My favorite colors are the trees with yellow, orange, and rust color leafs when they blend together. 

Fall is now on its way out of Middletown Connecticut as you can see in this Sixth Blog Of The 2014 Progression Of Fall Colors In Middletown, CT., and Winter will soon set in.  I hope those following my series of the progression of Fall colors, will enjoy the experience of seeing the change in colors of our trees here in Middletown, CT along with me.   




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TeamCHI - Complete Home Inspections, Inc.
Complete Home Inspections, Inc. - Brentwood, TN
Home Inspectons - Nashville, TN area - 615.661.029

 Good morning George Souto  It seems as if your colors are past peak. We had a very brief fall foliage season this year. Very disappointing. It seems as if yours has been much better than ours.

Oct 31, 2014 06:53 PM #1
Joe Petrowsky
Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709 - Manchester, CT
Your Mortgage Consultant for Life

Good morning George. Enjoyed seeing the changes through your eyes. Living where we do, was able to see the same progression, it was a wonderful year.

Make it a great weekend!

Oct 31, 2014 06:56 PM #2
Debbie Gartner
The Flooring Girl - White Plains, NY
The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers

Yes, the trees are getting more and more bare.  It's still pretty, but soon that will change.

Oct 31, 2014 07:52 PM #3
Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Franklin, MA
Marketing Agent for The Todaro Team

Good morning, George.....with the wind and the rain that's expected this weekend, especially tomorrow, next Sunday's photo should bring us some very bare trees....

Oct 31, 2014 08:14 PM #4
Bill Roberts
Brooks and Dunphy Real Estate - Oceanside, CA
"Baby Boomer" Retirement Planner

Hi George, I like #4 the best. Too bad you couldn't "freeze" it right there.

Bill Roberts

Oct 31, 2014 10:49 PM #5
Ginny Gorman
RI Real Estate Services ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate - North Kingstown, RI
Homes for Sale in Southern RI and beyond

I found this week too that the oranges & yellows left were stunning, we have the brutal NE wind at 50 mph ready to remove all furniture from neighbors yards!

Oct 31, 2014 10:55 PM #6
Anita Clark
Coldwell Banker Access Realty ~ 478.960.8055 - Warner Robins, GA
Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA

George: That is quite a transition in such a short amount of time. Fall is definitely here to stay!

Nov 01, 2014 12:17 AM #7
Lisa Von Domek
Lisa Von Domek Team - Dallas, TX
....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!

Hello George,

We are on the same page today...I don't have a progression of photos, but I did post a lovely fall photo in Dallas.

Enjoy your weekend!

Nov 01, 2014 04:48 AM #8
Nina Hollander
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Charlotte, NC
Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor

Simply beautiful, George. Makes you happy to be alive. The tree in front of my home outside my office window was gorgeous red last year... this year not so much.

Nov 01, 2014 08:23 AM #9
Dagny Eason
Dagny's Real Estate - Wilton, CT
Fairfield County CT, CDPE Homes For Sale and Condo

Thanks George !   What a great series!   I have three beauties on my property that I will take photos of tomorrow if we see any sun..   They are the last, but the best!

Nov 01, 2014 11:20 AM #10
Ed Silva
RE/MAX Professionals, CT 203-206-0754 - Waterbury, CT
Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally

George, you are about 2 weeks behind us. I was at my site this morning and it was pretty barren

Nov 01, 2014 11:52 AM #11
Patricia Feager, MBA, CRS, GRI,MRP
Selling Homes Changing Lives

You're doing a great job on the progression of fall trees and their reflections in the water George! It's hard to believe the lakes will be frozen soon enough. Enjoy the beauty of Autumn!

Nov 01, 2014 12:05 PM #12
Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

George, your fall colors are brillant, and some day I shall be there to see this!   

Nov 01, 2014 12:09 PM #13
Debbie Reynolds
Platinum Properties - Clarksville, TN
Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent

The colors are waning and so are our. I am drinkng in all I can because they will be gone in a couple of weeks.

Nov 01, 2014 01:13 PM #14
Michele Connors
The Overton Group, LLC Pitt & Carteret County - Greenville, NC
Your Eastern North Carolina Realtor

This is a cool post ! I am enjoying this cooler weather but dont get to see the colors as vibrant as you in my territory. We have hardwoods but alot more pines..   What is the water temp now  ?

Nov 02, 2014 04:56 AM #15
Larry Johnston
Broker, Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC - Elkhart, IN
Broker,Friends & Neighbors Real Estate, Elkhart,IN

Hi George ,that was a great transition of colors.  Thanks for taking the time and the photos.

Nov 03, 2014 11:11 AM #16
Endre Barath, Jr.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices - Beverly Hills, CA
Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002

George loved the photos and bought back memories when I lived in CT & MA 30 years of my life:))Endre

Nov 03, 2014 03:40 PM #17
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