Shrub Or Vine Patents (Class PLT/226)
  • Publication number: 20160183426
    Abstract: A new and distinct Spiraea cultivar named ‘SMNSJMFR’ is disclosed, characterized by a extremely abundant flowering, attractive dark burgundy red foliage in the Spring, and red flowers. The new variety is a Spiraea, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 23, 2014
    Publication date: June 23, 2016
    Inventor: Timothy Wood
  • Publication number: 20160183428
    Abstract: A new and distinct Spiraea cultivar named ‘SMNSJMFP’ is disclosed, characterized by a extremely abundant flowering, attractive dark burgundy red foliage in the Spring, and bright pink flowers. The new variety is a Spiraea, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 23, 2014
    Publication date: June 23, 2016
    Inventor: Timothy Wood
  • Publication number: 20160183427
    Abstract: A new and distinct Spiraea cultivar named ‘SMSJDG603’ is disclosed, characterized by Attractive, gold foliage complimented with unique red colored new growth . Plants are compact, low and mounded, performing well in commercial containers. Flowers are bright pink and foliage resists sunburn. The new variety is a Spiraea, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 23, 2014
    Publication date: June 23, 2016
    Inventor: Timothy Wood
  • Publication number: 20160183429
    Abstract: A new and distinct Spiraea cultivar named ‘SMNSJSP’ is disclosed, characterized by a compact habit and very abundant bright Red-Purple flowers. The new variety is a Spiraea, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 23, 2014
    Publication date: June 23, 2016
    Inventor: Timothy Wood
  • Publication number: 20160174444
    Abstract: new cultivar of Exochorda plant named, ‘Kolmagisno’, that is characterized by its well-branched, upright, and compact plant habit, its flowers that are bright white in color, and its floriferous blooming habit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 12, 2015
    Publication date: June 16, 2016
    Inventor: Peter R. Kolster
  • Publication number: 20160174443
    Abstract: The Vitex agnus-castus plant is of short height, has a compact form and dark pink flowers.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 10, 2014
    Publication date: June 16, 2016
    Applicant: University of Georgia Research Foundation, Inc.
    Inventors: Carol D. Robacker, David A. Knauft
  • Publication number: 20160165776
    Abstract: The new plant resulted from the open pollination of the ‘Hummingbird’ variety of Clethra alnifolia (non-patented in the United States) followed by detailed study and selection from among the progeny. An attractive dense mounding substantially round growth habit is displayed that commonly is taller than that of the ‘Hummingbird’ variety. Fragrant white flowers commonly are formed during late July through September in longer racemes than the ‘Hummingbird’ variety. The racemes of the new plant commonly often are twisted and curled. The new plant commonly displays good tolerance to heat, draught, insects and disease. The new plant is well suited for providing attractive ornamentation in a wide range of landscape settings.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 9, 2014
    Publication date: June 9, 2016
    Inventor: Michael S. DOBRES
  • Publication number: 20160157403
    Abstract: A new and distinct Stevia rebaudiana plant named ‘SW 107’ is described. The new variety is distinguished from other Stevia varieties by high productivity, including superior plant vigor and excellent overwintering capability; very sweet leaf taste with low bitterness and aftertaste and high rebaudioside A content.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 30, 2014
    Publication date: June 2, 2016
    Applicant: S&W Seed Company
    Inventors: Clinton C. Shock, Cheryl A. Parris
  • Publication number: 20160135350
    Abstract: ‘WES08’ is a distinctive variety of Westringia hybrid which is characterized by the combination of a rotund shape, very short plant height, a high degree of branching and greyed-green foliage.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 10, 2015
    Publication date: May 12, 2016
    Inventor: Graham Brown
  • Publication number: 20160135348
    Abstract: A Vitex agnus-castus plant named ‘V0509A-7’ has upright, large panicles, with white flowers borne more closely along the rachis, resulting in a stunning floral display.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 12, 2014
    Publication date: May 12, 2016
    Inventors: Carol D. Robacker, Amanda J. Hershberger, David A. Knauft
  • Publication number: 20160135349
    Abstract: A Vitex agnus-castus plant named ‘V0502-33’ has medium blue flowers, compound panicles with a greater number of secondary peduncles per panicle; resulting in an unusual stunning floral display.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 12, 2014
    Publication date: May 12, 2016
    Inventors: Carol D. Robacker, Amanda J. Hershberger, David A. Knauft
  • Publication number: 20160135347
    Abstract: A Vitex agnus-castus plant named ‘V07-SC-OP-4’ has short, dense panicles and dark pink flowers.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 10, 2014
    Publication date: May 12, 2016
    Inventors: Carol D. Robacker, David A. Knauft
  • Publication number: 20160135346
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Weigela plant named ‘Slingco 2’ that is characterized by a compact habit, green foliage, red flowers and continuous flowering from summer to autumn.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 7, 2014
    Publication date: May 12, 2016
    Inventor: Gijsbertus Verhoef
  • Publication number: 20160128258
    Abstract: A new and distinct Physocarpus cultivar named ‘POIPD2’ is disclosed, characterized by a smaller plant size, with a round, compact habit. Foliage is small and distinctively burgundy. Plants exhibit good mildew resistance. The new variety is a Physocarpus, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 21, 2015
    Publication date: May 5, 2016
    Inventor: Timothy Wood
  • Publication number: 20160128257
    Abstract: A new and distinct Weigela cultivar named ‘WFMOBLA’ is disclosed, characterized by a low, mounded plant habit requiring little pruning to maintain shape. Plants are very cold hardy and produce attractive glossy dark foliage. Dark foliage appears in the Spring when overwintered in a poly-house. The new. variety is a Weigela, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 21, 2015
    Publication date: May 5, 2016
    Inventor: Timothy Wood
  • Publication number: 20160120086
    Abstract: A new and distinct Daphne cultivar named ‘MonStrk’ is disclosed, characterized by variegated leaves with a distinctive large yellow margin. Foliage is distinctively elongated. The new cultivar is a Daphne, suitable for ornamental garden purposes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 21, 2015
    Publication date: April 28, 2016
    Inventor: Cesar Velazquez
  • Publication number: 20160120085
    Abstract: A new and distinct Polyspora cultivar named ‘MonSaPaRuby’ is disclosed, characterized by very glossy, dark green leaves with a unique Greyed-Red and Greyed-Orange coloration to the new foliage and stems. Plants have a distinctive upright habit. The new cultivar is a Polyspora, suitable for ornamental garden purposes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 22, 2014
    Publication date: April 28, 2016
    Inventor: Richard Wells
  • Publication number: 20160100514
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Abelia plant named, ‘ABENOV41’ that is characterized by its an evergreen plant habit in U.S.D.A. Zone 7, its long and floriferous bloom period, blooming from May to October in France, its large flowers that are pink-violet in color and open from deep pink-purple buds, its bracts that are reddish brown in color, and its moderate to vigorous growth habit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 8, 2015
    Publication date: April 7, 2016
    Applicants: Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (INRA), SAPHINOV S.N.C.
    Inventor: Véronique Kapustra
  • Publication number: 20160100513
    Abstract: A new and distinct Jasmium cultivar named ‘MonHariklia’ is disclosed, characterized by a long flowering season from April through October, strong, upright plant habit and good branching. Flowers are pure white when mature, and open fully. The new cultivar is a Jasmium, suitable for ornamental garden purposes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 6, 2014
    Publication date: April 7, 2016
    Inventor: Eugenia Tzioros
  • Publication number: 20160095270
    Abstract: ‘SAB01’ is a new and distinct variety of Rhagodia spinescens which is characterized by the combination of a short plant height, shortened internodes, and a mounded and spreading growth habit. The new variety propagates successfully by stem cuttings and has shown to be uniform and stable in the resulting generations from asexual propagation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 29, 2015
    Publication date: March 31, 2016
    Inventor: Todd Anthony Layt
  • Publication number: 20160081245
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Distylium plant named ‘PIIDIST-V’, characterized by its compact, layered, and mounding growth habit, reddish new growth, blue-green mature foliage, and cold tolerance.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 12, 2014
    Publication date: March 17, 2016
    Applicant: Plant Introductions, Inc.
    Inventors: Rhonda Helvick, Oren McBee, Mark Griffith, Jeff Beasley, Michael A. Dirr
  • Publication number: 20160081244
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Vitex plant named ‘PIIVAC-II’, characterized by its compact, rounded growth habit, dark green foliage, dark bluish purple flowers, short internodes, and flowers on every terminal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 12, 2014
    Publication date: March 17, 2016
    Applicant: Plant Introductions, Inc.
    Inventors: Rhonda Helvick, Oren McBee, Mark Griffith, Jeff Beasley, Michael A. Dirr
  • Patent number: PP26503
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Anisodontea plant named ‘Oostanique’, characterized by its upright and outwardly spreading plant habit; freely branching habit; dense and bushy plant form; relatively large leaves; freely flowering habit; relatively large dark pink-colored flowers; and good postproduction longevity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 15, 2013
    Date of Patent: March 15, 2016
    Assignee: De Zonnebloem Breeding B.V.
    Inventor: Cornelis A. Oostveen
  • Patent number: PP26543
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Cephalanthus plant named ‘SMCOSS’, characterized by its compact, upright and mounded plant habit; vigorous growth habit; freely branching habit; dense and bushy habit; glossy green-colored leaves that develop anthocyanin in the spring and autumn; spherical head-type inflorescences with numerous white-colored flowers; red-colored fruits; and good garden performance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 15, 2013
    Date of Patent: March 29, 2016
    Assignee: Spring Meadow Nursery Inc.
    Inventor: Timothy D. Wood
  • Patent number: PP26576
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Viburnum plant named ‘SMVDLS’, characterized by its compact, upright and somewhat outwardly spreading plant habit; vigorous growth habit; freely branching habit; glossy leaves; large inflorescences with numerous white-colored flowers; dark violet blue-colored fruits; and good container and garden performance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 20, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 5, 2016
    Assignee: Spring Meadow Nursery Inc.
    Inventor: Timothy D. Wood
  • Patent number: PP26577
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Daphne plant named ‘Sweet Amethyst’ that is characterized by a large number of light purple flowers that have a strong jasmine scent, a long flowering season and elliptic to obovate shaped green leaves.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 13, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 5, 2016
    Inventor: Evan David Lloyd
  • Patent number: PP26578
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Photinia, ‘Oploo5’, that is characterized by its bushy, loose, broad spreading, and upright plant habit, its young leaves that are grayed-red to grayed-orange in color and heavily marbled with yellow-green in unique patterns on all leaves, and its mature leaves that are marbled in various patterns with grayed-green, green and yellow-green.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 21, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 5, 2016
    Inventor: Alexander A. A. M. van Oploo
  • Patent number: PP26579
    Abstract: A new and distinct Arbutus cultivar named ‘MBAV13’ is disclosed, characterized by variegated leaves and small growth form. The new variety is a Arbutus, typically produced as an outdoor ornamental plant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 21, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 5, 2016
    Inventor: Manuel Morales
  • Patent number: PP26598
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Lonicera, ‘Golden Glow’, that is characterized by its compact, well branched, and creeping plant habit, its foliage that is intense golden yellow in color that does not burn when grown under intense sun and hot temperatures, and its leaves that are ovate to narrow ovate in shape.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 25, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 12, 2016
    Inventor: Hendrik Johan Harmen Nijland
  • Patent number: PP26599
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Sarcococca named ‘PMOORE03’, that is characterized by its broad glossy foliage that is persistently dark green in color, its free flowering habit with fragrant flowers that have white stamens and reddish pink tepals, its ability to grow well in containers, and its moderate growth rate with good growth observed when grown in a range of light conditions from light shade to full sun.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 21, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 12, 2016
    Inventor: Peter Robert Moore
  • Patent number: PP26613
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Sambucus plant named ‘SMNSRD4’, characterized by its compact, upright to outwardly spreading and mounded plant habit; vigorous growth habit; freely branching habit; dense and bushy habit; finely-dissected leaves that are bright yellow green in the spring and/or under full sunlight conditions and yellow green in the late summer and/or under partial shade conditions; leaves that are resistant to sun scalding; and good garden performance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 21, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 19, 2016
    Assignee: Spring Meadow Nursery Inc.
    Inventor: Timothy D. Wood
  • Patent number: PP26614
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Vitex plant named ‘SMVACBD’, characterized by its compact and upright plant habit; moderately vigorous growth habit; freely branching habit; full and dense plants; freely flowering habit; violet blue-colored flowers that are held above and beyond the foliar plane on upright panicles; and good garden performance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 21, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 19, 2016
    Assignee: Spring Meadow Nursery Inc.
    Inventor: Timothy D. Wood
  • Patent number: PP26615
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Thunbergia plant named ‘Westhushiyel’, characterized by its upright and vining plant habit; freely branching habit; dense and bushy plant form; freely flowering habit; yellow orange-colored flowers; and good postproduction longevity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 26, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 19, 2016
    Assignee: Gartenbau und Spezialkulturen Westhoff GbR
    Inventor: Christian Unger
  • Patent number: PP26616
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Cytisus plant named ‘SMSCGF’, characterized by its compact, low mounding and arching plant habit; vigorous growth habit; freely branching habit; full and dense plants; freely flowering habit; large bright yellow-colored flowers; and good garden performance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 26, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 19, 2016
    Assignee: Spring Meadow Nursery Inc.
    Inventor: Timothy D. Wood
  • Patent number: PP26617
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Lonicera plant named ‘Dolce Vita’, characterized by its upright and outwardly spreading plant habit; vigorous growth habit and rapid growth rate; early and freely fruiting habit; large flavorful dark blue-colored fruits; and good garden performance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 26, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 19, 2016
    Inventor: Frantisek Krejci
  • Patent number: PP26618
    Abstract: The new plant resulted as a mutation of a common plant of Perovskia atriplicifolia (unnamed and non-patented). The mutation was induced by exposing tissue cultured shoots to gamma irradiation and was followed by selection. Attractive purple blossoms are formed in abundance. A dense substantially upright compact growth habit is displayed. Sturdy branching is exhibited. The plant is well suited for providing attractive ornamentation in the landscape and has tended to blossom primarily in July through September.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 19, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 19, 2016
    Assignee: CP DELAWARE, INC.
    Inventor: Michael S. Dobres
  • Patent number: PP26654
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Daphne plant named ‘Moonlight Sonata’, characterized by its upright, outwardly spreading and mounding plant habit; moderately vigorous growth habit; freely branching habit; pale yellow and green variegated leaves; and good garden performance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 11, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 26, 2016
    Assignee: Spring Meadow Nursery Inc.
    Inventor: Ernest O'Byrne
  • Patent number: PP26655
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Spiraea plant named ‘SMSMBK’, characterized by its compact, upright, outwardly spreading and mounding plant habit; vigorous growth habit; freely branching habit; dense and bushy habit; developing leaves that are greyed orange in color becoming medium green with a greyed green-colored overlay with development; large inflorescences with white-colored flowers; good garden performance; and resistance to mildew pathogens.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 26, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 26, 2016
    Assignee: Spring Meadow Nursery, Inc.
    Inventor: Timothy D. Wood
  • Patent number: PP26656
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Buxus microphylla, ‘Grejade’, that is characterized by its very small, evergreen leaves, its compact, dense growth habit with leaves that have very short internode lengths, its moderate growth rate, and its cold hardiness to U.S.D.A Zone 5.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 14, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 26, 2016
    Assignee: Greenleaf Nusery Company
    Inventors: Jane Marie Kubala, Bill Barr
  • Patent number: PP26686
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of an ornamental Ipomoea plant named ‘Balsolared’, characterized by bronzed-burgundy foliage, and moderately vigorous, moderately-compact, mounded to trailing growth habit, is disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 12, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 3, 2016
    Assignee: Ball Horticultural Company
    Inventor: Benjamin K. Winslow
  • Patent number: PP26712
    Abstract: A new and distinct Adenanthos cultivar named ‘CHRISTAL’ is disclosed, characterized by unique branch structure. The new variety is a Adenanthos, normally used for ornamental foliage, or landscape purposes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 31, 2014
    Date of Patent: May 10, 2016
    Inventor: Nitzan Nir
  • Patent number: PP26733
    Abstract: A new and distinct Adenanthos cultivar named ‘NIR AVIV’ is disclosed, characterized by unique branch structure and prostrate plant habit. The new variety is a Adenanthos, normally used for ornamental foliage, or landscape purposes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 31, 2014
    Date of Patent: May 17, 2016
    Inventor: Nitzan Nir
  • Patent number: PP26749
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Physocarpus plant named ‘SMPOTW’, characterized by its compact, upright and uniform plant habit; vigorous growth habit; freely branching habit; dense and bushy habit; small dark green-colored leaves that become greyed purple in color under high light (full sun) conditions and red during the autumn; showy inflorescences with numerous pink-colored flower buds and white and pink-colored flowers; good garden performance; and resistance to Powdery Mildew.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 11, 2013
    Date of Patent: May 24, 2016
    Assignee: Spring Meadows Nursery Inc.
    Inventor: Timothy D. Wood
  • Patent number: PP26841
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Weigela plant named ‘Slingco 2’ that is characterized by a compact habit, green foliage, red flowers and continuous flowering from summer to autumn.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 7, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 21, 2016
    Inventor: Gijsbertus Verhoef
  • Patent number: PP26842
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Weigela plant named ‘Velda’ that is characterized by a compact habit, white funnelform shaped flowers and purple-black colored foliage.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 12, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 21, 2016
    Inventor: Gijsbertus Verhoef
  • Patent number: PP26843
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Lagerstroemia indica plant named ‘Milarosso’ that is characterized by its well-branched plant habit, its early and long lasting bloom period, its flowers that are dark pink in color, its good tolerance to powdery mildew, and its good frost resistance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 19, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 21, 2016
    Assignee: Fondazione Minoprio
    Inventor: Piero Frangi
  • Patent number: PP26875
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Lagerstroemia indica plant named ‘Milaperl’ that is characterized by its well-branched plant habit, its early and long lasting bloom period, its flowers that are pale pink in color, its good tolerance to powdery mildew, and its good frost resistance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 19, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 28, 2016
    Assignee: Fondazione Minoprio
    Inventor: Piero Frangi
  • Patent number: PP26876
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Lagerstroemia indica plant named ‘Milabla’ that is characterized by its well-branched plant habit, its early and long lasting bloom period, its flowers that are white in color, its good tolerance to powdery mildew, and its good frost resistance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 19, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 28, 2016
    Assignee: Fondazione Minoprio
    Inventor: Piero Frangi
  • Patent number: PP26877
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Lagerstroemia indica plant named ‘Milavio’ that is characterized by its well-branched plant habit, its early and long lasting bloom period, its flowers that are violet in color, its good tolerance to powdery mildew, and its good frost resistance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 19, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 28, 2016
    Assignee: Fondazione Minoprio
    Inventor: Piero Frangi
  • Patent number: PP26878
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Lagerstroemia indica plant named ‘Milarosa’ that is characterized by its well-branched plant habit, its early and long lasting bloom period, its flowers that open light pink in color and mature to a deep pink, its good tolerance to powdery mildew, and its good frost resistance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 19, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 28, 2016
    Assignee: Fondazione Minoprio
    Inventor: Piero Frangi