In southern Shiga Prefecture trees display a wide variety of colors at the end of autumn in December. Some lose their leaves early, some gradually fade and lose their bright fall foliage, and some remain green throughout the year.
Published by Greg Peterson
Professor Emeritus, Kyoto Notre Dame University. I have retired from full-time service (1977-2014) and now offer weekly lectures in interpersonal and intercultural communication. Since 1980 I have lived in Shiga Prefecture, Japan, where I enjoy outdoor activities, especially photography, hiking, and cycling. View more posts