Japanese maple (Acer palmatum) after the rain on Sunday. The colors were so rich.
“The Japanese word “momiji” is sometimes applied to this tree in its native land. The word is said to have two meanings, both of them appropriate for the description of this wonderful tree: “baby’s hands” and “becomes crimson leaves.” Arbor Day Foundation website
WordPress has taken a week off from the Weekly Photo Challenge but fellow blogger Cee Neuner has created a Just A Fun Challenge- Hidden
check out her cats, hiding on Cee’s Blogpost
if you’ve been following me since June 2010 you’ve seen my grandkids hiding under the Japanese Maple in their front yard.
outside the Squirrel Hill Carnegie Library