The bittersweet is ready to pop any day now.  When the orange capsules open, they expose red-coated seeds. This happens after a hard freeze.  Sweet to look at but a bitter harbinger of colder, harsher weather.

The bittersweet is ready to pop any day now. When the orange capsules open, they expose red-coated seeds. This happens after a hard freeze. Sweet to look at but a bitter harbinger of colder, harsher weather. Our weatherman, Gary Lezak, predicts an early freeze. Maybe even next week!

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