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maple tree and poison ivy color
November 8, 2018

I noticed this house recently with a spectacular maple tree in full color behind it. 

But then noticed the equally colorful leaves on a vine growing on a pine tree. And guess what?

poison ivy in a hedge
October 31, 2018

Here is yet another example of poison ivy exposing itself with fall color.

This hedge near our headquarters has had poison ivy growing up through it all summer, but we only noticed it when it turned bright color.

Virginia Creeper in fall
October 26, 2018

Here is another example of how poison ivy's less harmful cousin, Virginia creeper, also turns colorful in the fall.

poison ivy on roadside tree
October 19, 2018

Here is another example of poison ivy revealing itself with great fall color. However, for reasons known only to the poison ivy gods, while most of this ivy has turn bright red, a portion on the lower right has turned yellow, and some is still green.