Japanese maples transplanted as tiny seedlings from my home in Raleigh to my son and daughter-in-love’s house near Asheville years ago. Love seeing this piece of my lovely NC garden living on.
I am a Pacific Northwest native transplanted to the southeast for 36 years. In 2012, I returned to my childhood home and fell in love with this corner of the country again. I am a grandmother, a storyteller, a teacher, an attention payer, a hiker, and a back roads wanderer. View all posts by Gretchen Staebler