To see leaves in your dream signify new found happiness and improvements in various aspects of your life. It is symbolic of fertility, growth and openness. Alternatively, leaves represent a passage of time. Depending on the colour and type of leaf, the dream could be highlighting a certain period of time. The leaves may also be a metaphor to “leave” you alone.
To see brown, gray or withered leaves in your dream signifies fallen hopes, despair, sadness and loss. If you are sweeping or raking leaves, then it represents the end of a project, relationship or situation. It also signifies experience.
To dream that you are digging leaves out of your ear literally means that your dream is trying to tell you to “leave” some situation or relationship.