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Discussion in 'Maples' started by Acerholic, Apr 19, 2021.
Cultivar Acer japonicum 'Aconitifolium' is extremely well known. The synonym is Mai kujaku. (Yano).
Cultivar Acer japonicum 'Kujaku nishiki' and the synonym is Maiku nishiki. (Schmidt).
Cultivar Acer shirasawanum 'Aureum' is in most enthusiasts collections. The synonym is Macrophyllum Aureum. (Vertrees/MOW).
Cultivar Acer palmatum 'Matsuyoi' has the synonym of Machiyou. (MOW).
And a second synonym of Machioji (Esveld).
Cultivar Acer palmatum 'Matsukaze' is extremely popular amongst collectors. I have it in my garden. The synonym is Machi kazi. (Vertrees).
Cultivar Acer palmatum 'Lutescens' has the synonym of Luteum. (MOW).
The synonym is Major Achievement? That seems odd.
The story I heard was that 'Kaba' is Japanese for hippopotomus and the tree was named 'Kaba' by one of the Dutch nurserymen in honour of John Gibbon, founder of Hippopottering nursery and disoverer of this tree.
If you're still really interested in making a "list of synonyms", maybe you can dig into the "Maple resources"
I found some of the links are dead, like https: // www. donschmidtnursery.com/maplebooks.html
(edit - Daniel -- removed dead link that the software system tells me about again and again and again)
The new link is :
There are some synonyms listed, and related parents/siblings too.
I think there are other links in the list that have to be checked and updated...
AK, syn. AlainK ;0)
I found it quite an odd one as well, but there it is in the World checklist. But as I wrote, the whereabouts this was written in the past is unknown.
Thanks Alain, or syn AlainK,. I am checking all the info in the correct books as well. I have just ordered two more books to cross ref them. (MOW & Yano). Cost me £140. Yes £140, but worth it IMO.
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Cultivar Acer palmatum 'Mapi-no-machi hime' and the synonym is Little Princess. (Vertrees).
Cultivar Acer palmatum 'Atrolineare' with three synonyms, Linearilobum Rubrum (Vertrees) & Linearilobum Purpureum. (MOW) & Linearilobum (Krussmann).
Cultivar Acer palmatum 'Shinobuga oka' has two synonyms, Linearifolium and Lineare. (MOW).
Cultivar Acer palmatum 'Kogane nishiki' and the synonym is Kuri jushi. (Lak.Cat.2006).
Cultivar Acer palmatum 'Kurabu yama' and the synonym is Kurabeyama. (Vertrees).
Cultivar Acer palmatum 'Kuchibeni zukashi' and the synonym is Kuchibeni sukashi. (U/K).
Cultivar Acer palmatum 'Shigarami' is a better known maple. The synonym is Kuchibeni. (Yano).
Cultivar Acer palmatum 'Kinky Krinkle' is another that is widely known. The synonym is Krazy Krinkle. (U/K).
Both names have been used in online sales.
Cultivar Acer palmatum 'Kotohime ' is very well known around the world. The synonym is also well known. It is Kotohime yatsubusa.(Vertrees).
Cultivar Acer palmatum 'Kurui jishi' and the synonym is Korui jishi. (Vertrees).
Cultivar Acer palmatum 'Korean Gem' and the synonym is Koreanum.(Vertrees).
Cultivar Acer palmatum 'Koto maru'? and the synonym is Komaru.(P/Finder 2005-6).
Cultivar Acer palmatum 'Asagi nishiki' and the synonym is Kokubunji nishiki. (Yano).
Cultivar Acer shirasawanum 'Kokono e' and the synonym is japonicum Kokonoe.(Vertrees/MOW).
Cultivar Acer palmatum 'Kogane nishiki' and the synonym is Kogane sunago. (Vertrees).