Shrub Or Vine Patents (Class PLT/226)
  • Publication number: 20170181346
    Abstract: A new and distinct Daphne cultivar named ‘MonMkie’ is disclosed, characterized by variegated leaves with a distinctive wide yellow to yellow-white margin. Foliage is distinctively oblanceolate and broader than typical for species. The new cultivar is a Daphne, suitable for ornamental garden purposes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 16, 2015
    Publication date: June 22, 2017
    Inventor: Cesar Velazquez
  • Publication number: 20170181347
    Abstract: A new and distinct Mahonia hybrida plant is provided that forms attractive dark green spiny foliage. Yellow flowers are formed in the spring extending into the summer with reblooming again in about August through frost. The growth habit is upright, and the plant has been found to be hardy in U.S.D.A. Hardiness Zone No. 7 during observations to date. The plant is well suited for providing attractive ornamentation in the landscape.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 22, 2015
    Publication date: June 22, 2017
    Applicant: CP DELAWARE, INC.
    Inventor: Seiju Yamaguchi
  • Publication number: 20170181348
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Physocarpus plant named ‘Minall2’, characterized by its bright red-colored immature foliage, dark purple-colored mature foliage, and moderately vigorous, compact-upright growth habit, is disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 1, 2016
    Publication date: June 22, 2017
    Inventor: Patrick Pineau
  • Publication number: 20170164537
    Abstract: A new and distinct Mahonia cultivar named ‘MONRWS’ is disclosed, characterized by greyed-purple fall foliage, yellow green Spring foliage and purple berries. The new variety is a Mahonia, typically produced as an outdoor ornamental plant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 4, 2015
    Publication date: June 8, 2017
    Inventor: Rick Wells
  • Publication number: 20170150667
    Abstract: A new and distinct Caryopteris cultivar named ‘DCARLAGOON’ is disclosed, characterized by vigorous growth, purple plant stems and uniform flowering configuration. The new variety is a Caryopteris, normally used for ornamental horticulture purposes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 23, 2015
    Publication date: May 25, 2017
    Inventor: Gavriel Danziger
  • Publication number: 20170150666
    Abstract: A new and distinct Caryopteris cultivar named ‘DCAROCEAN’ is disclosed, characterized by deep violet flowers and short spacing between inflorescences. The new variety is a Caryopteris, normally used for ornamental horticulture purposes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 23, 2015
    Publication date: May 25, 2017
    Inventor: Gavriel Danziger
  • Publication number: 20170142884
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Gautheria plant named ‘Gaulsidh11’ that is characterized by its vigorous growth habit, its leaves that are elongated in shape, its good berry set with good distribution along the stem, its young foliage that is glossy, and its berries that are medium in size.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 19, 2016
    Publication date: May 18, 2017
    Inventor: Gurjit Sidhu
  • Publication number: 20170142883
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Gautheria procumbens plant named ‘Gaulsidh5’ that is characterized by its berries that are red-pink in color and very large in size and its moderately vigorous growth habit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 19, 2016
    Publication date: May 18, 2017
    Inventor: Gurjit Sidhu
  • Publication number: 20170118889
    Abstract: A new and distinct Physocarpus cultivar named ‘SMNPOTWG’ is disclosed, characterized by a small plant form, early flowering, smaller leaves, mildew resistance and abundant red-purple colored flowers. The new variety is a Physocarpus, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 22, 2015
    Publication date: April 27, 2017
    Inventor: Timothy Wood
  • Publication number: 20170118892
    Abstract: A new and distinct Physocarpus cultivar named ‘SMNPOBLR’ is disclosed, characterized by a good mildew resistance, bright red stems, white flowers that age to bright red seed capsules, and very strong red/orange spring leaf flush that turn to dark maroon for the summer. The new variety is a Physocarpus, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 21, 2015
    Publication date: April 27, 2017
    Inventor: Timothy Wood
  • Publication number: 20170118890
    Abstract: A new and distinct Spiraea cultivar named ‘SMNSNFD’ is disclosed, characterized by a uniquely compact plant habit, easy, vigorous growth, without developing a rangy habit. Plants have a strong flowering habit. The new variety is a Spiraea, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 22, 2015
    Publication date: April 27, 2017
    Inventor: Timothy Wood
  • Publication number: 20170118891
    Abstract: A new and distinct Diervilla cultivar named ‘G2X885411’ is disclosed, characterized by dense branching, red Fall foliage, burgundy new growth and distinctive red seed pods. The new variety is a Diervilla, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 22, 2015
    Publication date: April 27, 2017
    Inventor: Michael Uchneat
  • Publication number: 20170042074
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Spiraea plant named ‘Odessa’, characterized by its deep rosy-pink colored flowers, dark green-colored foliage, and moderately vigorous, compact-globular growth habit, is disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 3, 2016
    Publication date: February 9, 2017
    Inventor: Herman Geers
  • Publication number: 20170034975
    Abstract: A new and distinct Sambucus cultivar named ‘SANIVALK’ is disclosed, characterized by a very hardy plant of compact and bushy growth, dark green leaves with narrow cream-colored margins, young leaves with intense yellow margins, and free flowering. The new variety is a Sambucus normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 31, 2015
    Publication date: February 2, 2017
    Applicant: A. Brand and Sons
    Inventor: Peter Brand
  • Patent number: PP27546
    Abstract: A 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: Grant
    Filed: May 12, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 17, 2017
    Assignee: KOLSTER HOLDING BV
    Inventor: Peter R. Kolster
  • Patent number: PP27547
    Abstract: ‘LJ23’ is a distinctive variety of Callistemon viminalis which is characterized by the combination of a dense growth habit, large leaves, and green foliage as well as the stability and uniformity of traits through successive cycles of asexual propagation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 29, 2013
    Date of Patent: January 17, 2017
    Inventor: Todd Anthony Layt
  • Patent number: PP27549
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Viburnum plant named ‘SMNVCDD’, characterized by its compact, upright, mounding and outwardly spreading plant habit; vigorous growth habit; freely branching habit; large inflorescences with numerous white-colored flowers; and good container and garden performance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 19, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 17, 2017
    Assignee: Spring Meadow Nursery Inc.
    Inventor: Timothy D. Wood
  • Patent number: PP27550
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Diervilla plant named ‘SMNDRSF’, characterized by its upright and outwardly spreading plant habit; vigorous growth habit and rapid growth rate; freely branching habit; dense and bushy appearance; leaves are dark burgundy in color in the spring and become dark red in color in the autumn; and good garden performance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 31, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 17, 2017
    Assignee: Spring Meadow Nursery Inc.
    Inventor: Timothy D. Wood
  • Patent number: PP27552
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Viburnum plicata plant named ‘JWW 5’ that is characterized by its dense and distinct upright plant habit, its sterile flowers that blushed pink in color, its young stems that are red in color, and its well-developed fruits that are large, glossy and red in color.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 16, 2014
    Date of Patent: January 17, 2017
    Inventor: Jan-Willem Wezelenburg
  • Patent number: PP27590
    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: Grant
    Filed: December 9, 2014
    Date of Patent: January 24, 2017
    Assignee: CP DELAWARE, INC.
    Inventor: Michael S. Dobres
  • Patent number: PP27631
    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: Grant
    Filed: September 12, 2014
    Date of Patent: January 31, 2017
    Assignee: Plant Introductions, Inc.
    Inventors: Rhonda Helvick, Oren McBee, Mark Griffith, Jeff Beasley, Michael A. Dirr
  • Patent number: PP27647
    Abstract: A new and distinct Buxus cultivar named ‘MonAlex’ is disclosed, characterized by a distinctive conical growth habit. Plants grow slowly, have bright green foliage and exhibit improved resistance to diseases of Buxus. The new cultivar is a Buxus, suitable for ornamental garden purposes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 12, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 7, 2017
    Assignee: Monrovia Nursery Co.
    Inventor: Michael Farrow
  • Patent number: PP27648
    Abstract: A new and distinct Coprosma repens named ‘COPJOH02’ is disclosed, characterized by vibrant burgundy foliage with a bright pink margin and shiny, narrow leaves. Plant habit is upright and plants are useful for colorful Winter plantings. The new cultivar is a Coprosma repens, typically suited for ornamental container and landscape use.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 5, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 7, 2017
    Inventor: John Lord
  • Patent number: PP27661
    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: Grant
    Filed: October 21, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 14, 2017
    Assignee: Spring Meadow Nursery Inc.
    Inventor: Timothy Wood
  • Patent number: PP27662
    Abstract: A new and distinct Daphne cultivar named ‘DAPJUR01’ is disclosed, characterized by an abundance of large, highly fragrant flowers. Plants are bushy and produce unique, unusually long racemes of flowers. Additionally the new variety is sun tolerant. The new variety is a Daphne, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 7, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 14, 2017
    Inventor: Mark Jury
  • Patent number: PP27663
    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: Grant
    Filed: October 21, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 14, 2017
    Assignee: Spring Meadow Nursery, Inc.
    Inventor: Timothy Wood
  • Patent number: PP27683
    Abstract: ‘VOC1’ is a distinctive variety of Viburnum odoratissimum which is characterized by the combination of a smaller overall plant size, a denser plant habit, a smaller leaf size and the strong expression of red anthocyanin pigments in immature foliage growth.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 28, 2014
    Date of Patent: February 21, 2017
    Inventor: Jonathon Williams
  • Patent number: PP27713
    Abstract: A new and distinct Loropetalum cultivar named ‘IRODORI’ is disclosed, characterized by bright pink, white, green and maroon variegated foliage, tall upright and spread habit and bright pink flowers with some flower re-bloom after the initial heavy Spring bloom. The new variety is a Loropetalum, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 28, 2017
    Assignee: Spring Meadow Nursery, Inc
    Inventor: Yuji Suzuki
  • Patent number: PP27748
    Abstract: A new and distinct Loropetalum cultivar named ‘KURENAI DAIOU’ is disclosed, characterized by extremely large burgundy colored foliage. Additionally it has an upright very dense growing form, and larger than average petals. The new variety is a Loropetalum, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 7, 2017
    Assignee: Spring Meadow Nursery Inc.
    Inventor: Yuji Suzuki
  • Patent number: PP27749
    Abstract: A new and distinct Medinilla hybrid plant named ‘AROSA’, characterized by an erect shrub plant, measuring about 30 cm in total height (when first flowering) and about 40 cm in diameter; green colored leaves, measuring about 13-18 cm in length and bout 7 cm in width; pendulous panicle, measuring about 20 cm in length and about 10 cm in diameter, with red-purple (RHS 65D) flowers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 10, 2014
    Date of Patent: March 7, 2017
    Assignee: Corn Bak B.V.
    Inventors: Elly Bak, Nicolaas Steur
  • Patent number: PP27750
    Abstract: A new and distinct Loropetalum cultivar named ‘KURENAI’ is disclosed, characterized by deep red foliage and bright pink flowers. Dwarf, mounded form and a bright red Fall color. The new variety is a Loropetalum, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 7, 2017
    Assignee: Spring Meadow Nursery, Inc.
    Inventor: Yuji Suzuki
  • Patent number: PP27751
    Abstract: A new and distinct Loropetalum cultivar named ‘HAKUOU’ is disclosed, characterized by dark green foliage and bright white re-blooming flowers. Plant form is dwarf, rounded, and dense. The new variety is a Loropetalum, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 7, 2017
    Assignee: Spring Meadow Nursery, Inc
    Inventor: Yuji Suzuki
  • Patent number: PP27752
    Abstract: A new and distinct Loropetalum cultivar named ‘BENI HIME’ is disclosed, characterized by very small, glossy deep red/maroon foliage that holds its color well all season. Plant habit is completely prostrate with no mounding. The new variety is a Loropetalum, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 7, 2017
    Assignee: Spring Meadow Nursery Inc.
    Inventor: Yuji Suzuki
  • Patent number: PP27874
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Physocarpus, ‘JONIGHT’ that is characterized by its compact, upright and bushy plant habit, its foliage that is very dark purplish-brown to black in color, and its well branched stems with short internodes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 14, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 11, 2017
    Inventors: John Jones, Maria Jones
  • Patent number: PP27875
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Grevillea plant named ‘Kings Fire’, characterized by its bright red-colored inflorescences, light green-colored foliage, and moderately vigorous, semi-upright growth habit, is disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 2, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 11, 2017
    Assignee: Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority
    Inventor: Digby Growns
  • Patent number: PP27898
    Abstract: ‘WES06’ is a distinctive variety of Westringia fruticosa which is characterized by the combination of very short plant height, decumbent growth habit, and greyed-green leaves.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 16, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 18, 2017
    Inventor: Graham Brown
  • Patent number: PP27899
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Grevillea plant named ‘Kings Celebration’, characterized by its bright red-colored inflorescences, medium green-colored foliage, and moderately vigorous, upright growth habit, is disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 8, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 18, 2017
    Assignee: Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority
    Inventor: Digby Growns
  • Patent number: PP27931
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Grevillea plant named ‘Kings Rainbow’, characterized by its light yellow-green and medium red bi-colored, medium green-colored foliage, and moderately vigorous, semi-upright growth habit, is disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 2, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority
    Inventor: Digby Growns
  • Patent number: PP27932
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Diervilla rivularis, ‘Diwibru01’, characterized by its bright yellow-green foliage that is maintained into fall, its yellow flowers, and its young stems that are red with sun exposure.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 7, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Inventor: William de Bruijn
  • Patent number: PP27933
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Spiraea betulifolia, ‘COURISPI01’, that is characterized by compact plant habit, its flowers that are pink in color, and its re-blooming habit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 16, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Inventor: Jacques Couturieux
  • Patent number: PP27986
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Physocarpus opulifolius plant named, ‘Hoogi021’, that is characterized by its dwarf and compact plant habit; reaching 40 cm in height as a four year-old plant in the landscape, its very small size leaves that emerge brown-purple and mature to green suffused with black, and its small white-pink flowers in spring.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 21, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 9, 2017
    Inventor: Mark Sebastiaan Hoogenraad
  • Patent number: PP28049
    Abstract: A new and distinct Grevillea hybrid cultivar named ‘RR01’ which is characterized by a very prostrate growth habit with a vigorous growth rate, dark green pinnatisect foliage with red immature branches, racemose inflorescence typical of the species with approximately 30 to 50 florets, and the stability of these characteristics from generation to generation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 5, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 23, 2017
    Inventor: Michael Wood
  • Patent number: PP28058
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Cercidiphyllum japonicum plant named, ‘JWW4’, that is characterized by its compact, upright, even, and nearly globular plant habit, its growth habit that does not form a central leader, and its young shoots that are bronze-orange in color.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 6, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 30, 2017
    Assignee: JAN-WILLEM WEZELENBURG BOSKOOP B.V.
    Inventor: Jan-Willem Wezelenburg, Jr.
  • Patent number: PP28059
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Physocarpus opulifolius plant named, ‘Hoogi018’, that is characterized by its very compact plant habit; reaching 40 cm in height as a four year-old plant in the landscape and its small size leaves that are gray-purple-red in color.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 21, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 30, 2017
    Inventor: Mark Sebastiaan Hoogenraad
  • Patent number: PP28060
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Diervilla×splendens, ‘El Madrigal’, characterized by its greenish brown foliage, its floriferous habit, and its yellow flowers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 24, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 30, 2017
    Assignee: SPILKERS JUNGPFLANZENOHG
    Inventor: Thiemo Haltermann
  • Patent number: PP28092
    Abstract: A new and distinct Viburnum cultivar named ‘SMVDE’ is disclosed, characterized by a Very strong blooming, dense branching and very glossy foliage. The new variety is a Viburnum, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 20, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 13, 2017
    Assignee: Spring Meadow Nursery Inc
    Inventor: Timothy Wood
  • Patent number: PP28093
    Abstract: A new and distinct Caryopteris cultivar named ‘SMNCVH’ is disclosed, characterized by attractive yellow-green foliage improved hardiness and compact growth habit. The new variety is a Caryopteris, normally used for ornamental horticulture purposes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 9, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 13, 2017
    Assignee: Spring Meadow Nursery, Inc.
    Inventor: Timothy Wood
  • Patent number: PP28094
    Abstract: A new and distinct Viburnum cultivar plant named ‘NCVR1’ is disclosed, characterized by dark green, evergreen leaves. Plants are compact and produce abundant white flowers in Spring. The new variety is a Viburnum normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 19, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 13, 2017
    Assignee: North Carolina State University
    Inventor: Thomas Green Ranney
  • Patent number: PP28095
    Abstract: A new and distinct Viburnum cultivar plant named ‘NCVX1’ is disclosed, characterized by highly glossy, semi-evergreen foliage, which exhibits Fall color of red to purple. Plants are compact with a uniquely prostrate branching habit. Abundant cymes are produced with 150 to 400 florets. The new variety is a Viburnum normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 19, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 13, 2017
    Assignee: North Carolina State University
    Inventor: Thomas Green Ranney
  • Patent number: PP28096
    Abstract: A new and distinct Spiraea cultivar named ‘SMNSNFD’ is disclosed, characterized by a uniquely compact plant habit, easy, vigorous growth, without developing a rangy habit. Plants have a strong flowering habit. The new variety is a Spiraea, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 22, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 13, 2017
    Assignee: Spring Meadow Nursery, Inc
    Inventor: Timothy Wood