Violet pansies, pink anemones, chartreuse coral bells, orange cosmos, white daisies and turquoise porcelain berries make a cheerful splash colour in the fall garden. (heresa M. Forte/Special to Postmedia Network)

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It’s a quiet September afternoon, the sun is peeking in and out of the clouds, there’s a gentle breeze rustling the trees — autumn is in the air.