Fern Grove - On the backside of Timpanogos, there are sections where ferns grow in the aspens. These ferns turn a nice shade of brown in the autumn. It looks like it might be an early fall this year. I've already seen lots of trees changing color on my high elevation mountain bike rides.
Maple Grove Nursery - Metasequoia glyptostoboides, Dawn Redwood Description: Deciduous conifer with soft green fern like foliage in Spring and Summer turning orange rusty tones in autumn. Thought to be extinct until found in China in 1943. Tree Shape: Uprigh pyramid. Tree Size: 9m in 20 years.
The fern leaf maple (Acer aconitifolium, above) changes color early, but the leaves hang on long after most other trees have gone bare. This is perhaps the most spectacular of trees in my garden for autumn color, with parts of the tree turning dark red, others yellow, or orange, and some sections with a mix of all. In mid November the leaves are beginning to drop, but half of the tree remains in blazing full color.
Ferns number of different ferns turn shades of red, orange, gold, and tan in fall. Their lacy texture is a great contrast to bolder shrubs and trees with bright autumn shades. Some of the best selections for fall include sensitive fern, ostrich fern, and royal fern.
Autumn Fern Dryopteris Erythrosora, provides a new color with every season. It is one of the showiest ferns as the fronds emerge in the spring with copper-bronze color tones. It then turns to dark green for summer, and back to bronze again in the fall. Autumn Fern has an evergreen habit that looks great in the partly-shaded bed or border. This fern reaches 2 feet in height and width. Will grow happily beneath large shade trees or in dry soils. Use in pots indoors or for a patio or deck…
. Golden Rain Tree A very unusual and rare. small ornamental tree, the Golden Rain Tree or Koelreuteria Coral Sun produces . coral red shoots in the spring. Fern-like foliage turns lush green in summer with the stems often keeping their red color. In autumn expect to see a amazing display of yellow and orange.. .in July-August expect a sea of golden yellow panicles of flowers, as if it were raining gold! The fruits that follow the flowers are also most attractive.
'Autumn Brilliance' Fern - This small fern provides three seasons of color! In spring, the fronds turn a bright russet orange and transform to green as the summer heat arrives, then back to orange in the fall. This fern is an adaptable plant that is cold-hardy, deer-resistant, disease-resistant and drought and heat-tolerant! ‘Autumn Brilliance' is self-maintaining and grows happily under a shade tree, or anywhere with dry soil. - Grows to 24'' H - Spread: 24'' - Perennial - Bloom period…