Meteorological Autumn

September 1st was the start of meteorological autumn in the northern hemisphere. However, astronomical autumn does not begin until the autumn equinox on 22nd September, when our hemisphere will begin to tilt away from the sun.Photo of rosehips silhouette

There are already tangible changes. The honeysuckle has gone from this …Photo of honeysuckle

…to this.Photo of honeysuckle berries

The rose blooms have faded …

….to rosehips.

It’s not all berries though, there are still delicate flowers popping up in the form of cyclamens.

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14 thoughts on “Meteorological Autumn

  1. Yes, there are many changes in nature to show us that summer is ending. I always think of summer being over now because the kids return to school.

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