One end of Monet Pond in Denver Botanic Gardens.
When I want to experience autumn in many variations, I walk in the DBG which is about 8 minutes drive from my house. The bronze colors of the grasses and water lilies were absolutely breathtaking. I was so taken with the water lily in front that I took a close-up of it as well.
A final bloom on the water lily.
Just around the corner to the Japanese garden was my next photo opportunity:
Needless to say, autumn is my favorite season and most of my favorite colors are in the autumn spectrum.