Patents Examined by Karen Redden
  • Patent number: PP28454
    Abstract: A new verbena plant particularly distinguished by orange flowers with dark red centers, an upright growth habit, and very good resistance to powdery mildew, disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 9, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 26, 2017
    Assignee: Klemm+Sohn GmbH & Co. KG
    Inventor: Ruijun Li
  • Patent number: PP28472
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Abelia×grandiflora named ‘OPSTAL102’ that is characterized by its foliage that is irregularly variegated with olive green centers and margins that orange-red to red margins on new growth and mature to green margins with white margins, its numerous blooms that are white in color, and its broadly spreading and densely branched plant habit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 27, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 3, 2017
    Assignee: RON VAN OPSTAL HOLDING BV
    Inventor: Ron van Opstal
  • Patent number: PP28478
    Abstract: A new poinsettia plant particularly distinguished by having bright red bracts, a triangular plant form, an upright growth habit, and good keeping quality, is disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 11, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 3, 2017
    Assignee: Klemm+Sohn GmbH & Co. KG
    Inventors: Nils Klemm, Guido Von Tubeuf
  • Patent number: PP28480
    Abstract: A new verbena plant particularly distinguished by large red flowers, good branching and a semi-upright plant habit, is disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 9, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 3, 2017
    Assignee: Klemm+Sohn GmbH & Co. KG
    Inventor: Ruijun Li
  • Patent number: PP28481
    Abstract: A new Verbena plant particularly distinguished by pink flowers with darker eyes, and a compact and upright growth habit, is disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 30, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 3, 2017
    Assignee: Klemm+Sohn GmbH & Co. KG
    Inventor: Ruijun Li
  • Patent number: PP28482
    Abstract: A new and distinct Vanda cultivar named ‘SPCDW1501’ which is characterized by sepals and petals with a unique color combination of light purple and blue and heavily dotted and blotched with dark purple, as well as a very dark purple labellum contrasting the petals and sepals, and the stability of these characteristics from generation to generation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 17, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 3, 2017
    Assignee: Suphatchatwong Innovation Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Thumrong Suphachadiwong
  • Patent number: PP28484
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Hemerocallis named ‘VER00157’ that is characterized by its flowers that are orange-pink in color with yellow-green throats, its everblooming habit; blooming from June to October in The Netherlands, and its compact and dormant plant habit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 30, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 3, 2017
    Assignee: HEEMSKERK VASTE PLANTEN BV
    Inventor: Gerardus J. C. M. Heemskerk
  • Patent number: PP28485
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Hemerocallis named ‘VER00323’ that is characterized by its flowers that are salmon orange in color with a yellow-green throats, its everblooming habit; blooming from June to October in The Netherlands, its dormant plant habit, and its early commencement of bloom in the season.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 30, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 3, 2017
    Assignee: HEEMS KERK VASTE PLANTENBV
    Inventor: Gerardus J. C. M. Heemskerk
  • Patent number: PP28516
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Aeonium plant named ‘MOBamagnum’, characterized by its upright and compact plant habit; moderately vigorous to vigorous growth habit; freely basal branching habit; green and dark purple-colored leaves; and good keeping quality and garden performance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 11, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 10, 2017
    Inventors: John David Oates, Malcolm Morgan
  • Patent number: PP28540
    Abstract: ‘KORcripoco’ is a new and distinct variety of Rosa hybrida which is characterized by the combination of an upright growth habit and large, very-double flowers with cream centers and pink edges. The new variety propagates successfully by grafting and by stem cuttings and has shown to be uniform and stable in the resulting generations from asexual propagation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 2, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 24, 2017
    Assignee: W. Kordes Söhne Rosenschulen GmbH & Co. KG
    Inventor: Tim-Hermann Kordes
  • Patent number: PP28541
    Abstract: A new and distinct Floribunda rose plant is provided that commonly commences blooming medium in the season and forms abundantly and substantially continuously attractive cherry red very double blossoms. The growth habit bushy. Strong very dense vegetation is formed having a glossy aspect on the upper surface. The dark green vegetation contracts nicely with the blossom coloration. Tolerance to disease during observations to date has been very good particularly with respect to black spot. The plant is well suited for providing attractive ornamentation in parks and gardens.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 30, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 24, 2017
    Assignee: The Conard-Pyle Company
    Inventor: Alain A. Meilland
  • Patent number: PP28542
    Abstract: ‘KORflusamea’ is a new and distinct variety of Rosa hybrida which is characterized by the combination of an upright growth habit, an abundance of large and very double-type flowers which are yellow in color and also attractive foliage with very good disease resistance. The new variety propagates successfully by grafting and by stem cuttings and has shown to be uniform and stable in the resulting generations from asexual propagation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 8, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 24, 2017
    Assignee: W. Kordes Söhne Rosenschulen GmbH & Co. KG
    Inventor: Tim-Hermann Kordes
  • Patent number: PP28553
    Abstract: A new and distinct Buddleja cultivar named ‘MISS PEARL’ is disclosed, characterized by white ruffled flowers, upright spike-like inflorescences, compact growth habit with high lateral branching and dense foliage, medium green leaf color (adaxial side) with silver-gray underside. Plants are female sterile and anthers malformed or lacking. The new variety is a Buddleja, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 31, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 24, 2017
    Assignee: North Carolina State University
    Inventor: Dennis James Werner
  • Patent number: PP28572
    Abstract: A new cultivar of hybrid Coreopsis named ‘Sophia’ characterized by its compact plant habit reaching an average of 45 cm in height and 45 cm in width, its near sterility with a floriferous and long bloom season that does not require deadheading with bloom commences in late June and lasts until frost in Kensington, Conn., its medium sized inflorescences with tube-shaped ray florets that are light yellow in color, its lack of requirement for vernalization to initiate flowering, its cold hardiness to at least U.S.D.A. Zone 5, and its resistance to powdery mildew and leaf spot.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 17, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 24, 2017
    Inventor: Darrell R. Probst
  • Patent number: PP28581
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a new and distinct variety of apple tree Malus domestica×Malus robusta hybrid named ‘G.213’. ‘G.213’ is useful in that it can be propagated clonally and used as a rootstock or root system for apple trees as well as for interstems of apple trees. The new variety is a dwarfing rootstock that is resistant to fire blight (Erwinia amylovora) and crown rot (Phytophthora cactorum).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 30, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 31, 2017
    Assignees: Cornell University, The United States of America, as Represented by the Secretary of Agriculture
    Inventors: Gennaro Fazio, Herb Aldwinckle, James Cummins, Terence Robinson
  • Patent number: PP28592
    Abstract: A new cultivar of hybrid Coreopsis named ‘Lauren’ characterized by its densely bushy plant habit reaching an average of 40 cm in height and 50 cm in width, its observed sterility, its floriferous and long bloom season that does not require deadheading with bloom commences in late June and lasts until frost in Kensington, Conn., its medium sized inflorescences with ray florets that are light yellow in color, its lack of requirement for vernalization to initiate flowering, its cold hardiness to at least U.S.D.A. Zone 5, and its resistance to powdery mildew and leaf spot.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 21, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 31, 2017
    Inventor: Darrell R. Probst
  • Patent number: PP28609
    Abstract: A new and distinct Vanda cultivar named ‘SPCDW1507’ which is characterized by unique purple-violet sepals and petals which are heavily dotted and blotched with a dark violet color, ruffled sepal and petal margins, and the stability of these characteristics from generation to generation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 16, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 7, 2017
    Assignee: Suphatchatwong Innovation Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Thumrong Suphachadiwong
  • Patent number: PP28613
    Abstract: A new and unique X Mangave plant named ‘Pineapple Express’ characterized by rapid growth rate and compact habit of stiff, upright to outward pointing, succulent foliage gray-green coloring and burgundy speckling. The green flowers on heavily-branched, tall, stiff, purplish tinted scapes are loaded with nectar are highly attractive to hummingbirds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 7, 2017
    Assignee: Walters Gardens Inc
    Inventor: Hans A. Hansen
  • Patent number: PP28614
    Abstract: A new and unique X Mangave plant named ‘Kaleidoscope’ characterized by long arching succulent foliage with blue-green centers and variegated yellowish-green to yellowish-cream margins developing under ultra violet light grey-purple to cherry red speckling throughout and strong cherry-red tinting in the margin. The green flowers on tall stiff scapes are loaded with nectar are highly attractive to hummingbirds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 7, 2017
    Assignee: Walters Gardens Inc
    Inventor: Hans A. Hansen
  • Patent number: PP28621
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Sedum plant named ‘Wildfire’ characterized by its variegated foliage that emerges with a tri-color look of green, pink and yellow in the spring and turns bright shiny cherry red in color with bright orange-pink margins as it matures in full sun with color retention throughout the entire growing season, its heavy branching with branches from every leaf node along the stems producing a mounded groundcover-type plant habit with no open centers and that does not flop in the summer, and its large inflorescences that are pink in color and appear in late summer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 19, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 7, 2017
    Inventor: Christopher M. Hansen