Wednesday, April 16, 2014
PLACERVILLE, CALIFORNIA
99 CENTS
BLUE SKY, BLUE JAY — the blue feathers of a jay camouflage the bird perched in a liquid amber tree near Carson Road. Democrat photo by Shelly Thorene
Democrat photo by Shelly Thorene
LIQUID AMBER LEAVES glow in the morning sunlight near Carson Road in Camino. Democrat photo by Shelly Thorene
LEAVES FALL around a picnic table near Carson Road signaling the change in the season. Democrat photo by Shelly Thorene
A ROW OF CHESTNUT trees stand along Carson Road in Camino. Democrat photo by Shelly Thorene
GRAPE LEAVES GLOW in the morning sun near Fruitridge Road in Camino. Democrat photo by Shelly Thorene
A FUYU PERSIMMON tree's leaves are as orange as its fruit, left, while the Hachiya persimmon tree's leaves are just beginning to turn color. Both trees are located at the Smokey Ridge Charcuterie on Carson Road in Camino. Democrat photo by Shelly Thorene
A SHOWY JAPANESE MAPLE stands next to an equally brilliant golden aak tree at Apple Mountain Golf Resort on Nov. 7. Democrat photo by Shelly Thorene