Updates to our cherry collection

It is natural that from time to time opinions change as to the name(s) of some of our cherries as well as to their spelling. Also cherries die and have to be removed while others are added. Below are some changes which update the current printed Guide.

December 2020 Name changes

Existing Name   New Name
Prunus 'Ariadne' Prunus'Amanda'
Prunus 'Ariel' Prunus 'Ariel von Brunning'
Prunus 'Euridice' Prunus 'Eurydice'
Prunus 'Inanna' Prunus 'Inana'
Prunus incisa 'Eos' Prunus 'Eos'
Prunus incisa 'Tyii' Prunus incisa 'Tyi'
Prunus incisa 'Zdenke' Prunus incisa 'Zdenka'
Prunus 'Sweetheart' Prunus 'Kalmthout Beauty'
Prunus x yedoensis 'Anouk' Prunus 'Anouk'
Prunus x yedoensis 'Caroline'

Prunus 'Caroline'

Prunus spachiana var 'Ascendens'

Prunus itosakura var 'Ascendens'

Prunus spachiana 'Pendula' ex Vernon

Prunus itosakura 'Pendula' ex Vernon

Prunus spachiana 'Pendula Rosea'

Prunus itosakura 'Pendula Rosea'

Prunus spachiana 'Pendula Rubra'

Prunus itosakura 'Pendula Rubra'

December 2018

The hot summer took its toll on the younger cherries and we lost Prunus sargentii 'Charles Sargent', Prunus 'Imose', Prunus 'Francoise' and earlier one of the early plantings of Prunus 'Euridice'.

The following were planted between Church Plantation and the running track.

4321 Prunus (Weeping ex Nara-vernon)
4322 Prunus 'Quinquin'
4323 Prunus cerasus 'May Cloud'
4324 Prunus 'Oshiba-yama'
4325 Prunus 'Maku-unkaku'
4326 Prunus x yedoensis 'Sandai-shidare'
4327 Prunus 'Higusashi'
4328 Prunus 'Mercedes'
4329 Prunus 'Manoga'
4330 Prunus incisa 'Early Pink'
4331 Prunus subhirtella 'Scott Early'
These are due to be planted in Cherry Tree Walk
4332 Prunus 'Helen Taft'
4333 Prunus 'Shizuka-nioi' ex Sadrin
4334 Prunus 'Surugadai-nioi'

May 2018

  New name Old name
4128 Prunus x subhirtella 'Koshiensis' Prunus x subhirtella FFJP7136
4098 Prunus 'Kofuku' Prunus 'Matsumae-kofuku'
4042 Prunus 'Kofuku' Prunus 'Matsumae-kofuku'
4232 Prunus 'Matsumae-koyuki' Prunus 'Matsumae-kofuki'
4154 Prunus 'Ichiyo' Prunus 'Spire'
4044 Prunus 'Hokusai' Prunus 'Kokonoye-zakura'

 

November 2017

The following trees were planted by the running track:

4302 Prunus 'Agnes'
4303 Prunus leveilleana 'Sakunami-yama'
4304 Prunus 'Francoise'
4305 Prunus 'Martine'
4306 Prunus jamasakura (ex Japan RV)
4307 Prunus incisa 'Eos'
4308 Prunus incisa 'Tiyii'
4309 Prunus 'Inanna'
4310 Prunus 'Saladin'
4311 Prunus 'Catherine'
4312 Prunus incisa 'Zdenka'
4313 Prunus leveilleana 'Autumn Glory'
4314 Prunus 'Georges'
4315 Prunus 'Diane'
4316 Prunus incisa 'Paean'
4317 Prunus 'Orihime'
4318 Prunus 'Thibaud'
4319 Prunus 'Mercedes'

August 2017

As our trees mature we are finding that some identifications were incorrect. Some of these have been re-identified, a few others have yet to be redetermined. There have also been a number of name changes.

 

New Name

Old name

Reason for change

4011

Prunus spachiana 'Pendula Rubra'

Prunus pendula 'Pendula Rubra'

name change

4020

To be identified

Prunus 'Ariake'

mis-identification

4046

Prunus 'Kanzan'

Prunus 'Kirin'

mis-identification

4053

Prunus speciosa

Prunus 'Sandraidiga'

mis-identification

4060

Prunus 'Oshokun'

Prunus 'Sumizome'

mis-identification

4071

Prunus spachiana var. ascendens

Prunus pendula var. ascendens

name change

4073

Prunus leveilleana (ex Hillier Arb.)

Prunus verucunda (ex Hillier Arb.)

name change

4074

Prunus serrulata var. hupehensis

Prunus serrula var. hupehensis

mis-spelling

4082

Prunus leveilleana 'Autumn Glory'

Prunus verecunda 'Autumn Glory'

name change

4098

Prunus 'Matsumae-kofuku'

Prunus 'Matsumae-kofuki'

mis-spelling

4109

Prunus 'Matsumae-akatsuki-no-kane'

Prunus 'Matsumae-akathukinokane'

mis-spelling

4138

Prunus spachiana 'Rosea Plena'

Prunus pendula 'Pendula Plena Rosea'

name change

4154

To be identified

Prunus 'Spire'

mis-identification

4156

Prunus 'Ukon'

Prunus 'Asagi'

mis-identification

4191

Prunus 'Yae-murasaki-zakura'

Prunus 'Matsumae-yae-murasaki-zakura'

name change

4201

Prunus speciosa

Prunus 'Sandraidiga'

name change

4203

Prunus x parvifolia 'Fuyu-zakura'

Prunus 'Fudanzakura'

mis-identification

4207

Prunus 'Choshu-hizakura'

Prunus 'Choshyuhi-zakura

mis-spelling

4217

Prunus speciosa

Prunus serrulata var. speciosa

name change

4233

Prunus spachiana 'Pendula Rubra'

Prunus pendula 'Pendula Rubra'

name change

4252

Prunus spachiana 'Pendula Rosea'

Prunus pendula 'Pendula Rosea'

name change

4274

Prunus sargentii (ex Waterers)

Prunus 'Pink Favourite'

mis-identification

4276

Prunus 'Francoise'

Prunus 'Red of Bray'

mis-identification

4278

Prunus 'Pink Giant'

Prunus 'Tojo'

mis-identification

4290

Prunus 'Pink Favourite

 

addition

June 2017

4187 Prunus 'Hokuhou' broken off by high winds.
4026 Prunus x incam 'Harelequin' lost.

August 2016

4297 Prunus incisa 'Paean' and 4298 Prunus tomentosa have been lost.

January 2016

The following trees have been planted in the Memorial Garden:

4299 Prunus 'Pink Cloud'
4300 Prunus dielsiana
4301 Prunus 'Shogetsu'

Corrections to nomenclature

New Name/correction  Old Name

Prunus 'Amanogawa'

Prunus 'Amanogowa'

Prunus 'Coshu-hizakura''

Prunus 'Chosuhi-zakura'

Prunus nipponica var. kurilensis 'Early White'

Prunus kurilensis 'Early White'

Prunus 'Matsumae-akatsuki-no-kane'

Prunus 'Matsumae-akathuki-no-kane'

Prunus 'Matsumae-kofuku'

Prunus 'Matsumae-kofuki'

Prunus 'Yae-murasaki-zakura'

Prunus 'Matsumae-'Yae-murasaki-zakura'

Prunus 'Mikuruma-gaeshi'

Prunus 'Mikurumakaisi'

Prunus 'Ryuunin-beni-yae-zakura'

Prunus 'Ryuunin-beni-yae'

Prunus speciosa 'Yae-beni-oshima'

Prunus 'Yae-beni-oshima'

Prunus pendula 'Pendula Plena Rosea'

Prunus 'Yae-beni-shidare' (synonym)

August 2015

The following trees in the Memorial Garden have died

4200 Prunus hirtipes (ex Wisley)
4238 Prunus incisa 'Selene' ex Choteau
4268  Prunus 'Matsumae-usu-beni-kokonoe'

June 2015

Following a visit by Mr Toshio Katsuka from Japan, the following nomenclature changes are needed.

 Tag New Name  Old Name

4079

 Prunus 'Taoyame'

Prunus x yedoensis 'Izu-yoshino'

4109

Prunus 'Matsumae akatsuki-no-kane'

Prunus 'Matsumae-akathu-kinokane'

4207

Prunus 'Choshu-hizakura'

Prunus ''Chosiuhizakura'

April 2015

Corrections to the leaflet

The following trees, which are all alongside the ringroad by the side of the Nursery were assigned to square M5 when it should read N5.

  • 4155 Prunus 'Amanogawa'
  • 4154 Prunus 'Spire'
  • 4153 Prunus 'Beni-yutaka'
  • 4152 Prunus 'Ukon'
  • 4151 Prunus 'Tai Haku'
  • 4150 Prunus 'Pandora'
  • 4149 Prunus 'Kanzan'
  • 4148 Prunus 'Collingwood Ingram'
  • 4147 Prunus avium 'Plena'
  • 4146 Prunus 'Matsuma-fuki'

March 2015

The following name changes have come in to effect:

Tag New Name Old Name
4004 Prunus x incam 'Okame' Prunus 'Okame'
4019 Prunus 'Fugenzo' ('Shirofugen') Prunus 'Shirofugen'
4026 Prunus x incam 'Harlequin' Prunus 'Harlequin'
4035 Prunus 'Matsumae-yaekotobuki' Prunus 'Matsumae koyuki'
4047 Prunus x kobuku-zakura Prunus 'Kuboku-zakura'
4051 Prunus 'Shujaku' Prunus 'Shujacku'
4065 Prunus 'Kofugen' ('Fugenzo') Prunus 'Fugenzo'
4162 Prunus 'Beni-tamanishiki' Prunus 'Matsumae-beni-tamanishiki'
4168 Prunus 'Benigasa' Prunus 'Matsumae-beni-gasa'
4170 Prunus 'Matsumae-hana-kagoto' Prunus 'Matsumae-hana-kogoto'
4185 Prunus 'Tora-no-o' Prunus 'Ruiran'
4186 Prunus 'Mikurumakaisi' Prunus 'Makurumakaisi'
4193 Prunus 'Ryunin-beni-yae-zakura' Prunus 'Ryuun-in-beniyae'
4243 Prunus 'Tom' Prunus nipponica var. kurilensis 'Tom'
4097 Prunus 'Shirayukihime' Prunus 'Matsumae-shirayukihime'
4055 Prunus 'Shirayukihime' Prunus 'Matsumae-shirayukihime'

November 2014

4009 Prunus cerasus 'Rhexii' was removed as it had leaf blight and was a source of infection to adjacent trees.

26 September 2014

Number    New Name  Old name
4089 Prunus speciosa Prunus 'Jamasakura' compact form
4112 Prunus 'Matsumae-hiyazaki' Prunus 'Matsumae-hayazaki'
4176 Prunus 'Matsumae-hiyazaki' Prunus 'Matsumae-hayazaki'
4064 Prunus  'Matsumae-sasame-yuki' Prunus 'Matsumae-sasa-meyuki'
4021 Prunus 'Umineko' Prunus 'Spire'
4024 Prunus 'Umineko' Prunus 'Spire'
4154 Prunus 'Ichiyo' Prunus 'Spire'