Patents Examined by Kent L. Bell
  • Patent number: PP34504
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Chrysanthemum plant named ‘DLFEVID1’, characterized by its upright plant habit; uniform growth habit; dark green-colored leaves; uniform flowering habit; strong upright flowering stems; dense pompon-type inflorescences with numerous white-colored ray florets; relative tolerance to high and low production temperatures; resistance to Fusarium and White Rust; and good postproduction longevity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 15, 2021
    Date of Patent: August 16, 2022
    Assignee: DELIFLOR ROYALTIES B.V.
    Inventor: Arie Gerard Post
  • Patent number: PP34508
    Abstract: A new and unique X Mangave plant named ‘Praying Hands’ characterized by habit that is rounded, mounded, with lanceolate foliage. The overall shape is globose as it develops and becomes tear-drop to pyriform-shaped in maturity. The numerous, dark, olive-green, lanceolate leaves have large, firm, deep wine-colored apical mucro, and few, small, widely-spaced marginal teeth. Leaf bases are outwardly and then become upwardly in the middle and strongly introrse toward the apices. Leaves are dark olive-green with small light wine spotting and thin deep wine-colored margins. 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.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 29, 2021
    Date of Patent: August 16, 2022
    Assignee: Walters Gardens, Inc.
    Inventor: Hans A Hansen
  • Patent number: PP34513
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Senecio plant named ‘Sene Isiimi’, characterized by its upright and uniformly mounded plant habit; vigorous growth habit; freely branching habit; freely flowering habit; and daisy-type inflorescences with ray florets that are dark blue in color and disc florets that are dark purple in color.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 8, 2022
    Date of Patent: August 16, 2022
    Assignee: SUNTORY FLOWERS LIMITED
    Inventor: Kiyoshi Miyazaki
  • Patent number: PP34517
    Abstract: A new and distinct variety of Iberis plant named ‘DIBFRFLAL’ is disclosed, characterized by a controlled and mounded plant habit. Plants produce abundant light lavender colored flowers in the first year. Vernalization is not required for flowering. The new variety is an Iberis, useful for ornamental horticulture purposes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 13, 2021
    Date of Patent: August 23, 2022
    Inventor: Gavriel Danziger
  • Patent number: PP34520
    Abstract: ‘MOSPILMOJ’ is a distinctive Pilea plant which is characterized by the combination of a broad spreading to upright habit, variegated orbicular foliage with long petioles borne on a short main stem, green to yellow-green juvenile foliage that is mottled with a very light shade of yellow-green generally appearing as a yellowish coloration, green mature foliage that is conspicuously mottled with a light shade of yellow-green generally appearing as a very light green coloration, and the stability of all characteristics from generation to generation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 14, 2021
    Date of Patent: August 23, 2022
    Assignee: KMN Beheer B.V.
    Inventor: Frederik Hendrik Mostert
  • Patent number: PP34534
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Echinacea plant named ‘IFECSSAG’, characterized by its upright and relatively compact plant habit; moderately vigorous growth habit; freely branching habit; strong flowering stems; numerous single-type inflorescences with four whorls of yellow green-colored ray florets and greenish yellow-colored receptacle spines; and good garden performance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 28, 2021
    Date of Patent: August 30, 2022
    Assignee: INNOFLORA PLANT BREEDING B.V.
    Inventor: Glenn Spil
  • Patent number: PP34537
    Abstract: The new blueberry plant variety ‘FCM14-031’ is provided. ‘FCM14-031’ is a commercial variety intended for the hand harvest fresh market. The new blueberry plant originated from a cross of ‘FL00-180’ (female parent, not patented) and ‘FL01-06’ (male parent, not patented). ‘FCM14-031’ forms round medium vigor bush growth habit, displays well branched habit, produces early to mid-season fruit, and exhibits fruit that is large with a flat bottom and an open upright calyx that has a mildly aromatic flavor that has a balance between sweet and acidity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 11, 2021
    Date of Patent: September 6, 2022
    Assignee: Fall Creek Farm and Nursery, Inc.
    Inventors: Peter Stefan Boches, Antonio A. Alamo Bermudo
  • Patent number: PP34540
    Abstract: A new cultivar of hybrid Rhododendron plant named ‘HoldenRhodo213’ that is characterized by its resistance to root rot caused by Phytophthora cinnamomi, its cold hardiness at least in U.S.D.A Zone 5a, its flower buds that are pink in color that open to flowers that are creamy white in color with yellow centers, and its adaptability to open field conditions in Northeast Ohio with soil pH up to at least 6.2.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 27, 2021
    Date of Patent: September 6, 2022
    Assignee: HOLDEN FORESTS AND GARDENS
    Inventor: Stephen Krebs
  • Patent number: PP34542
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Rhododendron plant named ‘HoldenRhodo214’ is disclosed, characterized by showy rose-purple flowers, and dark, glossy foliage ‘HoldenRhodo214’ has a compact habit and has been observed to have a high survival rate in evaluation fields known to contain the root rot soil pathogen Phytophthora cinnamomi. Also observed is robust growth in full sun in unamended sand and gravel loam soils, up to pH 6.2. Profuse and consistent flowering, with plant and flower buds hardy to at least ?26° C. The new variety is a Rhododendron, typically produced as an outdoor ornamental plant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 14, 2021
    Date of Patent: September 6, 2022
    Assignee: Holden Forests and Gardens
    Inventor: Stephen Krebs
  • Patent number: PP34549
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Hydrangea plant named ‘HIMEA’, characterized by its compact, upright and broadly outwardly spreading and mounding plant habit; moderately vigorous and moderate growth rate; freely branching habit; strong and sturdy stems; dark green-colored leaves; freely flowering habit; large and dense inflorescences with vivid purplish red-colored sterile flowers; and good post-production longevity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 7, 2022
    Date of Patent: September 6, 2022
    Assignee: HI BREEDING B.V.
    Inventor: Roy Robin van Dijk
  • Patent number: PP34551
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Agave plant named ‘NCYU Cherry’, characterized by its upright plant habit; straight lanceolate-shaped leaves that are not twisting; numerous semi-double to double-type purplish red-colored flowers arranged on upright and strong flower scapes; pleasant fragrance; and good cut flower performance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 26, 2021
    Date of Patent: September 6, 2022
    Assignee: FOREPORT ENTERPRISES Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Kuang-Liang Huang
  • Patent number: PP34563
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Pinus nigra named ‘MONMEL’ is disclosed, characterized by its tight branching structure, slow growth rate, and bright yellow new candle/needles. The new cultivar is a Pinus, typically suited for ornamental use.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 18, 2022
    Date of Patent: September 13, 2022
    Assignee: Monrovia Nursery Inc.
    Inventor: Ron D. Kinney
  • Patent number: PP34566
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Hydrangea plant named ‘HIICE’, characterized by its upright and broadly outwardly spreading and mounding plant habit; moderately vigorous and moderate growth rate; freely branching habit; strong and sturdy stems; dark green-colored leaves; freely flowering habit; large and dense inflorescences with white-colored sterile flowers; and good post-production longevity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 7, 2022
    Date of Patent: September 13, 2022
    Assignee: HI BREEDING B.V.
    Inventor: Roy Robin van Dijk
  • Patent number: PP34570
    Abstract: A new and distinct horseradish (Armoracia rusticana) named K-62 is disclosed, characterized by and distinguished from prior commercial horseradish varieties by increased activity of horseradish peroxidase (HRP). Plants have been clonally propagated by root division and shown to retain the increased HRP activity, which can be used, among other things, in molecular biology applications.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 27, 2020
    Date of Patent: September 13, 2022
    Assignee: HRP, LLC
    Inventor: Lindsey Keller-Janssen
  • Patent number: PP34580
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Aster plant named ‘Cotton Candy’ that is characterized by its uniform, rounded and dense mounded plant habit that remains dense as it broadens with age, its tall plant height, its sticky, aromatic foliage that deters deer or rabbits from browsing, its very good resistance to rust, powdery mildew and lace bug predation when grown in comparison trials with other cultivars of Aster, and its inflorescences with ray florets that are medium pink-violet in color aging to light violet in color.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 16, 2021
    Date of Patent: September 13, 2022
    Assignee: CHICAGOLAND GROWS, INC
    Inventor: James Robert Ault
  • Patent number: PP34590
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Lavandula plant named ‘Dolavladietel’, characterized by its relatively compact, upright to outwardly spreading and uniformly mounded plant habit; vigorous growth habit and rapid growth rate; freely branching habit; early and freely flowering habit; dark violet-colored flowers positioned on strong peduncles; and good container and garden performance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 15, 2022
    Date of Patent: September 13, 2022
    Assignee: Dummen Group B.V.
    Inventor: Ellen van Sambeek
  • Patent number: PP34591
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Lavandula plant named ‘Dolavladivivi’, characterized by its upright to somewhat outwardly spreading and uniform plant habit; moderately vigorous growth habit and rapid growth rate; freely branching habit; early and freely flowering habit; strong violet-colored flowers positioned on strong peduncles; and good container and garden performance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 15, 2022
    Date of Patent: September 13, 2022
    Assignee: DUMMEN GROUP B.V.
    Inventor: Ellen van Sambeek
  • Patent number: PP34594
    Abstract: A new garden rose plant of the Hybrid Tea class which has abundant, red flowers and attractive foliage. This new and distinct variety has shown to be uniform and stable in the resulting generations from asexual propagation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 7, 2021
    Date of Patent: September 20, 2022
    Assignee: Poulsen Roser A/S
    Inventor: Mogens Nyegaard Olesen
  • Patent number: PP34595
    Abstract: A new garden rose plant of the Compact Floribunda class which has abundant, deep yellow flowers and attractive foliage. This new and distinct variety has shown to be uniform and stable in the resulting generations from asexual propagation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 7, 2021
    Date of Patent: September 20, 2022
    Assignee: Poulsen Rose, A/S
    Inventor: Mogens Nyegaard Olesen
  • Patent number: PP34602
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Kalanchoe plant named ‘EC-KALA-2109’ is disclosed, characterized by green leaves with serrated, white leaf margins, which vary in width. Plants have an upright, globular habit, with succulent, rounded branches. Flowering has not been observed. Kalanchoe is a popular genus, typically produced for the floriculture industry, as well as for uses as container plants for the patio, or as landscape plants. The new variety is suitable for both indoor and outdoor ornamental uses.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 22, 2022
    Date of Patent: September 20, 2022
    Inventor: Obed Smit