YOUR PIX: A fleeting golden glory

One day the branches of the gingko trees along Franklin Street in downtown Port Washington were covered in leaves turned brilliant gold. The next day the branches were bare. Gingkos are known for the delicate fan shape of their leaves and their unique ability to drop all of their leaves at once after a hard frost. Ozaukee Press reader Louise Mollinger of Port Washington photographed the leaves in their moment of glory and the bare branches they left behind.


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Ozaukee Press

Wisconsin’s largest paid circulation community weekly newspaper. Serving Port Washington, Saukville, Grafton, Fredonia, Belgium, as well as Ozaukee County government. Locally owned and printed in Port Washington, Wisconsin.

125 E. Main St.
Port Washington, WI 53074
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