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Leaves are a Lighter Colour in Early Spring

Pale leaves in early spring

The first leaves in spring are much lighter in colour than those of summer.

As the seasons progress, the leaves have a higher concentration of chlorophyll and the green pigments lead to leaves darkening as we get deeper into summer.

Darker leaves in late summer

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