Gourd Too Soon?

The Brooklyn Heights Garden of Eden at 180 Montague Street has already rolled out a symbol of autumn: the mighty gourd, (which, as we all know, is a plant of the family Cucurbitaceae). However, summer still has another 17 days to live. The first day of fall is September 22. So what’s the rush?

Photo: Mrs. Fink

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  • David on Middagh

    Squash waits for no man.

  • RF

    Halloween ghost Peeps and autumn-hued M&Ms are on sale at Gristedes.

  • Livingston

    Just came from visiting the family up in the Finger Lakes region. The leaves there are starting to get that yellow tinge — the first hint that Autumn is coming….

  • Wiley E.

    Gotta love Autumn.