Patents Represented by Attorney Penny J. Aguirre
  • Patent number: PP22128
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Ophiopogon, ‘YAPARD’, characterized by its long and wide dark grey-green to dark grey-purple colored foliage, its abundance of flowers, and its vigorous growth habit with a high rate of adventitious root development.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 14, 2009
    Date of Patent: September 6, 2011
    Inventors: Stephen Yandall, Susan Yandall
  • Patent number: PP22130
    Abstract: A new cultivar of hybrid Coreopsis named ‘Limbo’ characterized its inflorescences with ray florets that are solid creamy white in color, its bushy and relatively short plant habit, its long blooming habit, its sterility, and its vigorous growth habit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2010
    Date of Patent: September 6, 2011
    Inventor: Darrell R. Probst
  • Patent number: PP22136
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Monarda didyma named ‘MCmum’ characterized by its large pink inflorescences that are present abundantly from July to early September, its compact, mounded plant habit, its medium size, its hardiness in U.S.D.A. Zones 3 to 8, and its dark green foliage that has shown resistance to powdery mildew.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 26, 2010
    Date of Patent: September 6, 2011
    Assignee: Her Majesty the Queen in right of Canada, as represented by the Minister of Agricultural and Agrifoods
    Inventor: Campbell G. Davidson
  • Patent number: PP22138
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Sedum plant, ‘Nonia’ that is characterized by its foliage that emerges green in color and suffused with maroon towards the apex and margins and matures to gray-green centers with thin maroon margins, its flowers in early summer that are pink in color that emerge from flower buds that are pink in color, and its dense, very low growing plant habit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2010
    Date of Patent: September 6, 2011
    Assignee: Hortech, Inc.
    Inventor: David MacKenzie
  • Patent number: PP22139
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Sedum plant, ‘Nonef’ that is characterized by its foliage that emerges green in color suffused with grayed purple towards apex becoming green with grayed-purple margins when mature, its flowers buds that are grayish green and pink in color opening to pink flowers in summer and its dense, low growing plant habit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2010
    Date of Patent: September 6, 2011
    Assignee: Hortech, Inc.
    Inventor: David MacKenzie
  • Patent number: PP22153
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Sedum plant, ‘Noner’ that is characterized by its foliage that is green in color with bright red margins with leaves held nearly horizontal when mature, its flowers in early summer that are pink in color and emerge from flower buds that are pink in color, and its dense, very low growing plant habit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2010
    Date of Patent: September 13, 2011
    Assignee: Hortech, Inc.
    Inventor: David MacKenzie
  • Patent number: PP22154
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Sedum plant, ‘Nonov’, that is characterized by its foliage that emerges very dark reddish purple in color becoming subtly variegated with gray green centers that blend into dark reddish purple margins, its flowers that are deep red in color in early summer that emerge from flower buds that are gray-purple in color, and its dense, low-growing plant habit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2010
    Date of Patent: September 13, 2011
    Assignee: Hortech, Inc.
    Inventor: David MacKenzie
  • Patent number: PP22169
    Abstract: A new cultivar of ×Heucherella, ‘Blue Ridge’, characterized by its foliage that is silver-green in color with burgundy veins with a thin green margin on the upper surface and green in color on the lower surface, its large ovate-shaped leaves that average 8 cm in length, its clean white flowers in early spring, and its tolerance to heat, humidity, and exposure to sunlight with good garden performance in the southern regions of the U.S.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 8, 2010
    Date of Patent: September 27, 2011
    Assignee: Itsaul Plants LLC
    Inventor: Richard G. Saul
  • Patent number: PP22181
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Hemerocallis named ‘SPd 06-02’, characterized by its flowers that are 10 cm in diameter, golden yellow in color with maroon to burgundy red eyezones and green throats, its flowers that fully open under cool growing conditions and are self cleaning, its flower petals that are triangular in shape, heavy in substance, and have lightly ruffed edges, its blooming habit that commences very early in the season with continuous rebloom until frost on recurrent, branched scapes with high bud counts, its foliage that is evergreen, semi-evergreen or dormant depending on the growing climate with suitability in a variety of growing climates, its compact plant habit with grass-like foliage, its fast multiplication rate, and its hardiness in U.S.D.A. Zones 3 to 11, and its resistance to daylily rust.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 10, 2010
    Date of Patent: October 4, 2011
    Inventor: Ted L. Petit
  • Patent number: PP22189
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Tiarella cordifolia, ‘FM Mooberry’, characterized by its compact mounding clump growth habit, its white flowers on single and branched flower racemes, its unique foliage coloration with ovate-shaped green leaves with maroon markings in the center that expand to a greater area and become darker in color as the leaves mature in late summer, and its ability to form dense stands particularly suited for garden border planting, ornamental ground cover, shaded areas, and ecology and restoration planting.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 18, 2010
    Date of Patent: October 4, 2011
    Assignee: Plants Nouveau—a division of Treadwell Palmer International Inc.
    Inventor: Sinclair A. Adam, Jr.
  • Patent number: PP22195
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Astelia named ‘Silver Shadow’ that is characterized by its foliage that is green in color with a silver overlay on the upper and lower leaf surface, its small leaves, and its dwarf, broad, and mounded plant habit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 18, 2010
    Date of Patent: October 11, 2011
    Inventors: Tim Prebble, Hamish Prebble
  • Patent number: PP22198
    Abstract: A new cultivar of rose, ‘Te Jiao’, characterized by its upright, climbing habit, semi-glossy green foliage, its semi-double pink flowers, its repeat blooming habit even through hot weather, its disease resistance, and its vigorous growth habit with minimal seed production.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 16, 2010
    Date of Patent: October 18, 2011
    Assignee: Beijing Union University
    Inventors: Bao Ping Qiu, Zhang Lei, Ding Yan Li
  • Patent number: PP22210
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Hydrangea macrophylla named ‘FREEDOM’ that is characterized by its free-flowering and reblooming habit, and its well-developed mop-head type inflorescences comprised of double sterile flowers that are light pink in color.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 27, 2010
    Date of Patent: October 25, 2011
    Inventor: Ryoji Iie
  • Patent number: PP22217
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Gaillardia, ‘Jazzy Wheeler’, characterized by its large inflorescences with ray florets that exhibit yellow-orange centers and yellow tips, its numerous blooms produced throughout the growing season, and its dwarf, spreading habit and reliably perennial plant habit with hardiness in U.S.D.A. Zones 3 to 9.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 7, 2010
    Date of Patent: October 25, 2011
    Assignee: Jelitto Staudensamen GmbH
    Inventor: Georg G. Uebelhart
  • Patent number: PP22221
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Hydrangea macrophylla named ‘PERFECTION’ that is characterized by its free-flowering and reblooming habit, and its well-developed mop-head type inflorescences comprised of double sterile flowers that are dark pink in color.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 27, 2010
    Date of Patent: November 1, 2011
    Inventor: Ryoji Iie
  • Patent number: PP22243
    Abstract: A new cultivar of rose plant named ‘Te Qiao’, a shrub rose characterized by its upright, compact, densely-branched habit, its semi-glossy green foliage, its red-purple, single flowers, its repeat blooming habit even through hot weather and its vigorous growth with minimal seed production.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 16, 2010
    Date of Patent: November 15, 2011
    Assignee: Beijing Union University
    Inventors: Bao Ping Qiu, Ding Yan Li, Zhang Lei
  • Patent number: PP22255
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Ajuga plant, ‘Pink Lightning’, characterized by its variegated foliage that is with gray-green centers and creamy white in color, its leaves that are rugose with wavy edges, its racemes of pink flowers with variegated bracts and its tight plant habit that slowly spreads by stolons.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 29, 2010
    Date of Patent: November 15, 2011
    Assignee: Sunny Border Nurseries, Inc.
    Inventor: Marc R. Laviana
  • Patent number: PP22258
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Tiarella cordifolia, ‘Stephanie Cohen’, characterized by its compact mounding clump growth habit, its white flowers on single and branched flower racemes that emerge from pink flower buds, its unique foliage coloration with ovate, glossy, rugose, deeply lobed leaves with maroon center markings, in fall the leaves turn darker green and in winter the foliage is purple-red and remains glossy, and its ability to form dense stands particularly suited for garden border planting, ornamental ground cover, shaded areas, and ecology and restoration planting.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 18, 2010
    Date of Patent: November 15, 2011
    Assignee: Plants Nouveau-a division of Treadwell Palmer International Inc.
    Inventor: Sinclair A. Adam, Jr.
  • Patent number: PP22280
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Iberis, ‘Masterpiece’, characterized by its strong, densely branched, and stocky vegetation, its very long flowering period, blooming from at least April to August in the U.K., its large white inflorescences that fade to pale pink, its cold hardiness at least to 6° F., and its mildew resistance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 16, 2010
    Date of Patent: November 29, 2011
    Inventor: Rodney W. Richards
  • Patent number: PP22290
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Gaura lindheimeri, ‘HARROSY’, characterized by its flowers that emerge from crimson red buds and have flower petals that are white in color with pink margins.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 16, 2010
    Date of Patent: November 29, 2011
    Inventors: Rob Hardy, Rosy Hardy