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  • Palms frame a garden view at Maple Rock Gardens, a local landmark in Newcastle. It was purchased in 2011 by Scott and Lisa Paris, the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rock into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • The flower-filled French garden features an inviting fountain at Maple Rock Gardens, a local landmark in Newcastle. It was purchased in 2011 by Scott and Lisa Paris, the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rock into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • Scott and Lisa Paris added a lot of stonework to Maple Rock Gardens, a local landmark in Newcastle. Owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory, the couple turned Maple Rock into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • A succulent container garden greets visitors to Maple Rock Gardens, a local landmark in Newcastle. It was purchased in 2011 by Scott and Lisa Paris, the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rock into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • Eucalyptus trees frame a garden at Maple Rock Gardens, a local landmark in Newcastle. It was purchased in 2011 by Scott and Lisa Paris, the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rock into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • Unused pasture at Maple Rock Gardens now produces fresh vegetables and melons for High Hand's Conservatory restaurant. Maple Rock Gardens is a local landmark in Newcastle. It was purchased in 2011 by Scott and Lisa Paris, the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rock into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • A new stone path leads through a garden at Maple Rock Gardens, a local landmark in Newcastle. It was purchased in 2011 by Scott and Lisa Paris, the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rocks into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • Part of the model railroad that runs through a garden at Maple Rock Gardens, a local landmark in Newcastle. It was purchased in 2011 by Scott and Lisa Paris, the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rock into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • Scott Paris takes a break in a shaded area of one of his gardens at Maple Rock Gardens, a local landmark in Newcastle. Scott and Lisa Paris, owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory, bought Maple Rock in 2011 and made it their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • A place for a picnic at Maple Rock Gardens, a local landmark in Newcastle. It was purchased in 2011 by Scott and LIsa Paris, the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rock into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • The doorway of an outdoor room frames part of the original apple orchard at Maple Rock Gardens, a local landmark in Newcastle. The 30-acre site was a former test orchard for UC Davis. It was purchased in 2011 by Scott and Lisa Paris, the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rock into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • Scott Paris moves a hanging planter filled with impatiens in a shaded area of one of his gardens at Maple Rock Gardens, a local landmark in Newcastle. Scott and Lisa Paris, owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory, bought Maple Rock in 2011 and turned it into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • Windows salvaged from a demolished hospital frame an outdoor "room" at Maple Rock Gardens, a local landmark in Newcastle. It recently was purchased by Scott and Lisa Paris, the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rock into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • The gardens at Maple Rock Gardens is a local landmark in Newcastle. It recently was purchased by the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rocks into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • Potted evergreens greet guests to Maple Rock Gardens, a local landmark in Newcastle. It was purchased in 2011 by Scott and Lisa Paris, the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rock into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • Sweet potato vines surround dark red Dark Knight dahlias in the French garden at Maple Rock Gardens, a local landmark in Newcastle. It was purchased in 2011 by Scott and LIsa Paris, the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rock into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • Gigantic "Show and Tell" dahlias tower 8 feet tall in the French garden at Maple Rock Gardens, a local landmark in Newcastle. It was purchased in 2011 by Scott and Lisa Paris, the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rock into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • One of the new stone paths at Maple Rock Gardens, a local landmark in Newcastle. It was purchased in 2011 by Scott and Lisa Paris, the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rock into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • Vines cover a shady arbor (and places to sit) at Maple Rock Gardens, a local landmark in Newcastle. It was purchased in 2011 by Scott and Lisa Paris, the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rock into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • A hardy hibiscus (also called Rose of Sharon) blooms at Maple Rock Gardens, a local landmark in Newcastle. It was purchased in 2011 by Scott and Lisa Paris, the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rock into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • The Japanese garden at Maple Rock Gardens features evergreens, maples and bamboos plus several water features. The local landmark in Newcastle was purchased in 2011 by Scott and Lisa Paris, the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rocks into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • A babbling brook framed by ferns and hostas flows through the Japanese garden at Maple Rock Gardens, a local landmark in Newcastle. It was purchased in 2011 by Scott and Lisa Paris, the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rocks into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • The gardens at Maple Rock Gardens is a local landmark in Newcastle. It recently was purchased by the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rocks into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • The gardens at Maple Rock Gardens is a local landmark in Newcastle. It recently was purchased by the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rocks into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • The gardens at Maple Rock Gardens is a local landmark in Newcastle. It recently was purchased by the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rocks into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • The gardens at Maple Rock Gardens is a local landmark in Newcastle. It recently was purchased by the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rocks into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • A cedar tree with a knot-filled trunk and bamboo fence in the Japanese garden overlook growing fields at Maple Rock Gardens, a local landmark in Newcastle. It was purchased in 2011 by Scott and Lisa Paris, the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rocks into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • The Japanese garden at Maple Rock Gardens is cool and relaxing. The Newcastle landmark was purchased in 2011 by Scott and Lisa Paris, the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rocks into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • The path through the Japanese garden features old quarried stone from mines in the Sierra foothills at Maple Rock Gardens, a local landmark in Newcastle. Those long grooves were made by mining equipment a century ago. The path is surrounded by black mondo grass and other ground covers, nestled in black bark mulch. Maple Rock was purchased in 2011 by Scott and Lisa Paris, the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rocks into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • This bronze girl relaxes in the shade of evergreens at Maple Rock Gardens, a local landmark in Newcastle. It was purchased in 2011 by Scott and Lisa Paris, the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rocks into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • Tucked into corners and along paths, cute bronze statuary -- such as this little boy and big turtle in a lily-filled pond -- surprise visitors to Maple Rock Gardens, a local landmark in Newcastle. It was purchased in 2011 by Scott and Lisa Paris, the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rock into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • This new stone path -- lined with aeoniums, portulaca and other succulents -- leads to a waterfall at Maple Rock Gardens, a local landmark in Newcastle. It was purchased in 2011 by Scott and Lisa Paris, the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rock into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • This is the French flower garden at Maple Rock Gardens, a local landmark in Newcastle. It was purchased in 2011 by Scott and Lisa Paris, the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rock into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
  • This growing evergreen arch is one of many new features at Maple Rock Gardens, a local landmark in Newcastle. It was purchased in 2011 by Scott and Lisa Paris, the owners of High Hand Nursery and Conservatory. They've turned Maple Rock into their personal plant Kingdom, full of shade, color and inspiration. Stone paths, waterfalls and newly planted trees are among the newest upgrades. It will be open to the public for one day on August 24. Photos taken on Tuesday July 23, 2013 in Newcastle, Calif.
    Renée C. Byer | rbyer@sacbee.com
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