Acer palmatum 'Ao meshime no uchi'

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    Esveld describes it as "Semi-upright species with deeply incised leaves. The size after 10 years is 2,5 m. The leaf colour is green. This plant is hardy. " On their site it is also called "Ao meshime no uchi shidare." Does anyone have information on this cultivar? I see it at Esveld, and it was listed at Topiary Gardens before selling out (she's grafting more), but otherwise I can find almost nothing about it.

    It has a beautiful leaf shape-- This cultivar was posted on a facebook group last fall, causing a short sensation that bought out all the available trees at Topiary Gardens. I copied the photo and posted it below.

    Does anyone here have it?

    Fall photo credit: Agustin Coello-Vera. Summer photo credit: PlantenTuin Esveld
     

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    Thanks to Mr. Maple, I finally have my hands on this cultivar!

    It's surprisingly furry on the new leaves and growth. These are early spring photos:
     

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