Patents Examined by Keith O. Robinson
  • Patent number: PP34680
    Abstract: A new and distinct variety of olive tree, herein referred to by its cultivar name, ‘1-16’, is provided which forms an upright to spreading growth habit. Fruit with a low weight and obtuse shape is produced. The fruit exhibit dark violet coloration and the fruit nipple is absent or weak. The stone of the fruit of the new variety is of medium weight, moderately elongated and possesses a moderately rugose surface.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 15, 2021
    Date of Patent: October 25, 2022
    Assignee: TODOLIVO S.L.
    Inventors: Jose María Gómez Porras, Luis Rallo Romero, Diego Barranco Navero, Concepción Muñoz Díez, Carlos Trapero Ramírez, Pedro Valverde Caballero
  • Patent number: PP34681
    Abstract: A new cherry tree notable for its attractive red fruit, which has a pleasant sub-acid flavor and matures early in the season.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 4, 2022
    Date of Patent: October 25, 2022
    Inventor: Richard W. Leitz
  • Patent number: PP34692
    Abstract: A new and unique X Mangave plant named ‘Black Magic’ characterized by compact habit of lanceolate foliage with near-black color in strong ultraviolet light exposure. The new plant has numerous bronze flowers on dense, tall, stiff, highly-branched scapes. The foliage has small, flexible, marginal teeth and flexible to semi-flexible terminal mucro. The new plant is suitable as a potted houseplant plant, as a container plant for the patio or garden and for the garden or planted in the landscape, and the flowers are loaded with nectar for attracting hummingbirds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 8, 2021
    Date of Patent: October 25, 2022
    Assignee: Walters Gardens, Inc
    Inventor: Hans A Hansen
  • Patent number: PP34699
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Campsis plant named ‘HOCH128’ is disclosed, characterized by red flowers, and long internodes. Plants are vining produce new flowers and flower buds throughout Summer. The new variety is a Campsis, normally used for outdoor ornamental purposes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 10, 2022
    Date of Patent: November 1, 2022
    Inventor: Omer Hochberg
  • Patent number: PP34706
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Hibiscus plant named ‘RutHib5’ is characterized by a combination of compact rounded form with medium vigor, attractive white flowers with a red eye, bicolor, reddish green foliage with pubescence, and good resistance to Alternaria alternata, Cercospora, and Hibiscus sawfly.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 16, 2021
    Date of Patent: November 1, 2022
    Assignee: University of Georgia Research Foundation, Inc.
    Inventor: John M. Ruter
  • Patent number: PP34718
    Abstract: A new and distinct variety of blueberry plant named ‘RB A063’ is provided. ‘RB A063’ is a commercial low chill tetraploid southern highbush blueberry (Vaccinium) variety intended for the fresh fruit market. Thus, ‘RB A063’ is best suited for production in low chill climates similar to Southern Spain.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 27, 2022
    Date of Patent: November 8, 2022
    Assignee: ROYAL BERRIES S.L.U.
    Inventors: Philipp Schulze, José Ulf Hayler López
  • Patent number: PP34720
    Abstract: A new and distinct variety of olive tree, herein referred to by its cultivar name, ‘I-30’, is provided which forms an upright to spreading growth habit. Fruit with a low weight and acute shape is produced. The fruit exhibit black coloration and the fruit nipple is moderately present. The stone of the fruit of the new variety is of very low to low weight, very elongated and possess a weak rugose surface.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 15, 2021
    Date of Patent: November 8, 2022
    Assignee: TODOLIVO S.L.
    Inventors: Jose María Gómez Porras, Luis Rallo Romero, Diego Barranco Navero, Concepción Muñoz Díez, Carlos Trapero Ramírez, Pedro Valverde Caballero
  • Patent number: PP34721
    Abstract: A new and distinct sweet orange clone ‘OLL-20’ has been developed from an unstable sweet orange selection designated as ‘OLL’, using tissue culture techniques. Undeveloped ovules from fruit of selection ‘OLL’ were cultured in vitro to generate an embryogenic callus, from which multiple independent clones were regenerated via somatic embryogenesis. Regenerated plantlets (somaclones) were grafted to UFR rootstocks and grown in the field for evaluation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 2, 2021
    Date of Patent: November 8, 2022
    Assignee: Florida Foundation Seed Producers, Inc.
    Inventor: Jude W. Grosser
  • Patent number: PP34726
    Abstract: A new garden type Chrysanthemum plant named ‘CIFZ0093’ particularly distinguished by its medium to large sized plant with round plant habit, medium to large sized daisy flowers with dark pink flower color, and a natural season response early to mid-September.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 24, 2022
    Date of Patent: November 8, 2022
    Assignee: Syngenta Crop Protection AG
    Inventor: Mark A. Smith
  • Patent number: PP34732
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Senecio plant named ‘Sene Niregoku’, characterized by its upright and uniformly mounded plant habit; vigorous growth habit; freely branching habit; early and freely flowering habit; and daisy-type inflorescences with ray florets that are white in color with dark purplish red-colored apices.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 6, 2022
    Date of Patent: November 8, 2022
    Assignee: SUNTORY FLOWERS LIMITED
    Inventor: Kiyoshi Miyazaki
  • Patent number: PP34737
    Abstract: This invention relates to a new and distinct variety of strawberry plant named ‘Constitution’. This new strawberry plant named ‘Constitution’ is primarily adapted to the growing conditions of West Central Florida, and is primarily characterized by its achenes typically set even with or just below the surface of the fruit, vigorous plant habit, very high marketable yield, early time of first flower and fruit, and large berry size.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 15, 2021
    Date of Patent: November 15, 2022
    Assignee: Strawberry Sciences, LLC
    Inventors: Kendra M. Blaker, Michael D. Nelson, Stephen M. Ackerman, Daniel S. Nelson
  • Patent number: PP34738
    Abstract: This invention relates to a new and distinct variety of strawberry plant named ‘Bounty’. This new strawberry plant named ‘Bounty’ is primarily adapted to the growing conditions of West Central Florida, and is primarily characterized by its achenes typically set even with or just below the surface of the fruit, good fruit flavor with firm flesh, very high marketable yield, early time of first flower and fruit, and large berry size.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 15, 2021
    Date of Patent: November 15, 2022
    Assignee: Strawberry Sciences, LLC
    Inventors: Kendra M. Blaker, Michael D. Nelson, Stephen M. Ackerman, Daniel S. Nelson
  • Patent number: PP34741
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Phlox plant named ‘Dophloflawa’, characterized by its upright and uniform plant habit; moderately vigorous growth habit and moderate growth rate; freely branching habit; early and freely flowering habit; large red-colored flowers with reddish purple-colored centers; and good container and garden performance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 15, 2022
    Date of Patent: November 15, 2022
    Assignee: DUMMEN GROUP B.V.
    Inventor: Ellen van Sambeek
  • Patent number: PP34744
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Caladium plant named ‘CRM FCY OF15-76’, characterized by its intermediate and upright to mounding plant habit; dense, leafy and bushy appearance; vigorous growth habit and rapid growth rate; fancy-type leaves that are creamy to greenish white in color variably flushed with pink, variably covered with random pink and/or white-colored spots and proximally, variably mottled with dark green-colored markings; and petioles that are almost black in color with green or tannish brown-colored stripes and/or greenish brown-colored stippling, streaks and stripes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 10, 2022
    Date of Patent: November 15, 2022
    Inventor: Robert Dale Hartman
  • Patent number: PP34750
    Abstract: This invention relates to a new and distinct variety of strawberry plant named ‘SB_14_169-039’. This new strawberry plant named ‘SB_14_169-039’ is primarily adapted to the growing conditions of West Central Florida, and is primarily characterized by its achenes typically set even with the surface of the fruit, firm fruit, high marketable yield, early time of first flower and fruit, and very large berry size.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 4, 2022
    Date of Patent: November 22, 2022
    Assignee: Strawberry Sciences, LLC
    Inventor: Kendra M. Blaker
  • Patent number: PP34754
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Mandevilla plant named ‘LVDIP1816’, characterized by its upright to outwardly spreading and semi-trailing plant habit; moderately vigorous to vigorous growth habit; early and freely flowering habit; single bright red-colored flowers; and good container performance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 31, 2022
    Date of Patent: November 22, 2022
    Inventor: Carlo Lazzeri
  • Patent number: PP34759
    Abstract: A new and distinct variety of Phalaenopsis plant named ‘PHA731834’, particularly characterized by having reddish-purple, striped flowers with small white edges and dark purplish-red lips, flowers that are concave in lateral view, dark purplish-red whiskers with white tips, and is propagated by meristem tissue culture, is disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 28, 2022
    Date of Patent: November 22, 2022
    Assignee: Anthura B.V.
    Inventor: Martinus Nicolaas Gerardus Van Swieten
  • Patent number: PP34774
    Abstract: This invention relates to a new and distinct variety of strawberry plant named ‘PE-13.177.011’. This new strawberry plant named ‘PE-13.177.011’ is primarily adapted to the growing conditions of the central coast of California, and is primarily characterized by its red to orange red fruit color, medium fruit size, and cylindrical to cordate fruit shape; good fruit flavor, with seeds typically held above the surface; smooth fruit surface, even in color, with moderate difference between primary and secondary fruit; medium to large plant size, semi-upright and medium to dense in habit; medium to dark green foliage color, and medium foliage size; and fruiting trusses typically held level with the plant, with strong pubescence.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 3, 2022
    Date of Patent: November 29, 2022
    Assignee: Plant Sciences, Inc.
    Inventors: Stephen M. Ackerman, Steven D. Nelson, Michael D. Nelson
  • Patent number: PP34776
    Abstract: A new and distinct variety of strawberry plant named ‘DrisStrawNinetyNine’, particularly selected for its good fruit quality and flavor, large berry size, early production, and open canopy for ease of harvest, is disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 19, 2022
    Date of Patent: November 29, 2022
    Assignee: Driscoll's, Inc.
    Inventors: Phuong Nguyen, Michael D. Ferguson
  • Patent number: PP34783
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Chrysanthemum plant named ‘DLFETRW1’, characterized by its upright plant habit; uniform growth habit; vigorous growth habit and rapid growth rate; durable and robust dark green-colored leaves; strong upright flowering stems; decorative-type inflorescences with yellow and white-colored ray florets that do not “pink”; relative tolerance to high and low production temperatures; and good postproduction longevity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 6, 2022
    Date of Patent: November 29, 2022
    Assignee: DELIFLOR ROYALTIES B.V.
    Inventor: Arie Gerard Post