https://earthsky.org/earth/why-do-trees-shed-their-leaves

Nov 8, 2017 ... In temperate forests across the Northern Hemisphere, trees shed their leaves during autumn as cold weather approaches. In tropical and ...

https://www.sciencefocus.com/nature/why-do-trees-lose-their-leaves/

Deciduous trees shed their leaves as an active process that evolved to conserve resources and protect the tree from being blown over in the windier winter ...

https://www.childrensmuseum.org/blog/why-do-leaves-fall-off-trees

Nov 25, 2013 ... As the days grow shorter and cooler air temperatures roll in, the color of Indiana's trees change from summer green to the brilliant fall shades of ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deciduous

In the fields of horticulture and botany, the term deciduous means "falling off at maturity" and "tending to fall off", in reference to trees and shrubs that seasonally shed leaves, usually in the ... cell layers, allowing the leaf to break away from the plant. It also forms a layer that seals the break, so the plant does not lose sap.

https://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=114288700

Oct 30, 2009 ... You think you know why leaves fall off trees. Well, you're wrong. It's not the wind. It's not the cold. Because leaves aren't the brightest bulbs in ...

https://blog.nwf.org/2014/09/why-leaves-fall-from-trees-in-autumn/

Sep 5, 2014 ... And what opulent bouquets the leaves of autumn do create—whole ... As winter descends, trees in temperate and boreal zones face ...

https://garden.lovetoknow.com/wiki/What_Causes_Plants_to_Shed_Their_Leaves_in_the_Fall

Deciduous trees and shrubs lose their leaves in the fall as a protective measure. ... Water flowing through their tender leaves would freeze, stopping energy ...

https://www.quora.com/Why-do-trees-shed-leaves-in-winter

Deciduous trees, which are most common in temperate regions, shed leaves at least in part to avoid the weight of accumulated snow during the ...

https://www.britannica.com/story/why-do-leaves-fall-in-autumn

Having leaves is harder than you think. ... European beech trees (Fagus sylvatica ) in autumn. ... But why do some plants shed their leaves before winter? It turns ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VrCkIC7rYyw

Nov 26, 2014 ... Your browser does not currently recognize any of the video formats available. Click here to visit our frequently asked questions about HTML5 ...