Acer fallen leaves

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  1. Acerholic

    Acerholic Paragon of Plants Forums Moderator VCBF Cherry Scout Maple Society

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    Climbing and falling out of trees, that takes me back to my school days in the 50's, never saw any bullying in the playground due to conkers tbh, it was just very competitive along with games of marbles. ( not allowed any more either). But I agree totally about the best conkers were those that had already fallen. I had one or two that I remember that were reigning school champions. Well for a 'day or two' any way Lol.
    Thanks for bringing back some memories Michael!!!
     
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    AlainK Generous Contributor Forums Moderator Maple Society 10 Years

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    Acer saccharinum (very popular as street trees here) and Acer platanoides :

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    MapleMO Rising Contributor 10 Years

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    A leaf of my Sensu and still a few on the tree ;-)
     

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    Acerholic Paragon of Plants Forums Moderator VCBF Cherry Scout Maple Society

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    The old adage of less = more comes to mind M. Very pretty!!
     
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    AlainK Generous Contributor Forums Moderator Maple Society 10 Years

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    Under the one in the soil that still retains red leaves on, and a detail, a leaf that looks like Rasta Sunrise ;0)

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