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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deciduous

In the fields of horticulture and paper, the term deciduous means "falling off at maturity" and "tending to fall off" in reference to trees and shrubs that seasonally shed leaves, usually in autumn; to the shedding of petals, after flowering; and to the shedding of ripe fruit. Generally, the term deciduous means "the dropping of a  ...

earthsky.org/earth/why-do-trees-shed-their-leaves

Nov 8, 2017 ... In temperate forests across the Northern Hemisphere, trees shed their leaves during autumn as cold weather approaches. In tropical and subtropical forests, trees shed their leaves at the onset of the dry season. Many types of trees shed their leaves as a strategy to survive harsh weather conditions. Trees ...

homeguides.sfgate.com/kind-tree-loses-its-leaves-fall-45621.html

The upside to deciduous trees -- trees that lose their leaves in the fall and grow new ones in the spring -- is that many varieties produce vibrantly colored foliage before shedding in ... Common serviceberry (Amelanchier arborea), USDA zones 4 through 9, as well as its various cultivars, loses its leaves in the autumn months.

blog.nwf.org/2014/09/why-leaves-fall-from-trees-in-autumn

Sep 5, 2014 ... And autumn leaves. Possibly, their presence helps to lower the leaf's freezing point, giving it some protection from cold and allowing leaves to remain in place longer, giving trees more time to absorb nutrients. You can tell by the color of an autumn leaf what kind of pigment a tree specializes in. Oaks ...

www.gardenguides.com/89490-trees-lose-leaves-winter.html

Sep 21, 2017 ... Deciduous trees are those that lose their leaves each fall and enter a stage of dormancy for the winter months, according to the University of Minnesota's Sustainable Urban Landscape Information Site. The leaves that fell in the autumn chill grow anew in the springtime on deciduous trees, repeating this ...

www.livescience.com/48158-tree-identification-fall-colors.html

Oct 6, 2014 ... Fall brings some spectacular views of trees, with their leaves turning hues of orange, yellow, red, purple and brown. But their changing colors provide more than just pretty sights — they can also serve as a marker to help you know what kind of tree you're looking at. Here are a few trees that might be easier ...

au.answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20060915145031AAJM2s6

There are two broad types of trees. Deciduous trees include oaks, maples, ash, elm, and other trees that have what are considered leaves. Conifer trees include the pines and are characterized by their needle type leaves. Both types lose some or all of their leaves in autumn. The leaves of deciduous trees ...

www.sciencefocus.com/qa/what-makes-deciduous-plants-start-lose-their-leaves-autumn

Nov 18, 2014 ... Deciduous trees shed their leaves as an active process that evolved to conserve resources and protect the tree from being blown over in the windier winter months. The process is controlled by the plant hormone auxin. As light levels and temperatures drop, the flow of auxin to the leaves slows and levels of ...

www.arborday.org/shopping/trees/topfalltrees.cfm

Top Fall Trees in United States. Every autumn as the days get shorter trees across the country produce spectacular displays of fall leaf colors. Searching and finding the best fall trees is often a destination trip for many across the country. Here are some of the best fall trees across the United States that you can see almost ...