Close-up of gingko leaves. Published June 26, 2015 at 756 × 567 in More autumn trees in my garden. May 2015. ← Previous Close-up of ginkgo leaves. My husband, who is a bit of a menace in the garden when he has a chainsaw in his hands, nearly ring-barked this tree when he ‘accidentally’ cut off a lower branch recently. Naturally, I have initiated divorce proceedings.