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Red tree appears, autumn is here…

A single red tree signals the start of fall colors in Boise's North End (Betsy Russell)
A single red tree signals the start of fall colors in Boise's North End (Betsy Russell)

Each year, the appearance of a single flame-red tree, amid a sea of green leafiness in Boise's North End, signals the start of fall for me; I first spotted it two days ago, but this was my first chance to snap a picture. Already, the foliage around it is starting to take on glints of gold.



Betsy Z. Russell
Betsy Z. Russell joined The Spokesman-Review in 1991. She currently is a reporter in the Boise Bureau covering Idaho state government and politics, and other news from Idaho's state capital.

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