Autumn Gold

Trees, Woods & Forests
Autumn Gold by Bernadette Benz

Image details - Autumn Gold

Photographer: Bernadette Benz (see profile)
Competition: Competition 17
Category: Trees, Woods & Forests
Location: Lej da Gravatscha, Grisons, Switzerland


The larches characterise this high alpine landscape in October, in a special way. Of all the native conifers, the larch changes most strikingly in the course of the year, the needle-like leaves change from tender green in spring to golden yellow in autumn, and in November they fall off.


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