Patents by Inventor Hans Hansen

Hans Hansen has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20190281746
    Abstract: A new and unique X Mangave plant named ‘Mayan Queen’ characterized by silver-grey, slightly-arching, slightly-wavy, lanceolate foliage with distinctly small firm spines on deeply-scalloped margins. Leaves develop greyed purple markings with strong ultraviolet light with reddish purple base. Plants are useful for landscaping as specimens or en masse or as container plants in the landscape or in the home.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 12, 2018
    Publication date: September 12, 2019
    Applicant: Walters Gardens Inc
    Inventor: Hans A Hansen
  • Publication number: 20190281745
    Abstract: A new and unique X Mangave plant named ‘Whale Tale’ characterized by glaucous, silver-grey, slightly-arching, lanceolate foliage with small semi-flexible marginal teeth on deeply-scalloped margins and apical spines. Leaves develop greyed-purple spotting with strong ultraviolet light. The habit is low, wide and slightly arching. Plants are useful for landscaping as specimens or en masse or as container plants in the landscape or in the home.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 12, 2018
    Publication date: September 12, 2019
    Applicant: Walters Gardens Inc
    Inventor: Hans A. Hansen
  • Publication number: 20190274239
    Abstract: A new and unique X Mangave plant named ‘Freckles and Speckles’ characterized by compact habit and lanceolate foliage with medium green color and with high ultra violet light exposure developing grey-purple speckling and blushing in the distal portions. The yellowish flowers with burnt orange blushing on tall stiff scapes are suitable as a potted plant or for the garden and loaded with nectar for attracting hummingbirds or for use as a houseplant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 1, 2018
    Publication date: September 5, 2019
    Applicant: Walters Gardens Inc
    Inventor: Hans A. Hansen
  • Publication number: 20190254216
    Abstract: The new and distinct cultivar of perennial Sedum plant named ‘Popstar’ is characterized by tight-forming compact clumps with small-sized, blue-green glaucous foliage blushed with greyed-purple on vertical to slightly arching branching stems flower stems that resist falling over and opening up in the center of the plant throughout the growing season. Numerous stems produce a multitude of flowers of mauve-pink effect completely covering the top of the plant. The new plant is useful for the landscape in containers, as specimens, en masse.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 9, 2018
    Publication date: August 15, 2019
    Applicant: Walters Gardens Inc
    Inventor: Hans A. Hansen
  • Publication number: 20190254212
    Abstract: The new and distinct cultivar of ornamental Japanese Anemone plant named Anemone ‘Curtain Call Pink’ with compact spreading habit, vertical peduncle of numerous semi-double flowers with bright rose pink petals, beginning late summer and continuing into early fall, set just above the dark green, tri-foliate leaves with irregularly serrated to bi-serrated. The new plant is useful for landscaping as a specimen, en masse, or in containers.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 14, 2018
    Publication date: August 15, 2019
    Applicant: Walters Gardens Inc
    Inventor: Hans A. Hansen
  • Publication number: 20190254214
    Abstract: A new and unique cultivar of garden phlox named Phlox ‘Kung Fuchsia’ multi-stemmed, short, upright, slowly-spreading habit with clean green, glossy, lanceolate leaves with exceptional powdery mildew resistance. Foliage is thick with stiff stocky stems. Sweetly fragrant flowers of bright fuchsia faces with light pink eye zones markings are produced on multiple branched peduncles and cover the top of the plant beginning early summer about two weeks prior typical Phlox paniculata cultivars. ‘Kung Fuchsia’ is especially suitable as a potted plant, for the garden, for attracting hummingbirds and butterflies, and for cut flower arrangements.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 11, 2019
    Publication date: August 15, 2019
    Applicant: Walters Gardens Inc
    Inventor: Hans A. Hansen
  • Publication number: 20190254218
    Abstract: The new and distinct cultivar of perennial Sedum plant named ‘Superstar’ is characterized by tight-forming compact clumps with small-sized, greyed-purple glaucous foliage on vertical to slightly arching branching stems flower stems that resist falling over and opening up in the center of the plant throughout the growing season. Numerous stems produce a multitude of flowers beginning light rosy-pink effect darkening with age to reddish purple and completely covering the top and sides of the plant. The new plant is useful for the landscape in containers, as specimen or en masse.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 14, 2018
    Publication date: August 15, 2019
    Applicant: Walters Gardens Inc
    Inventor: Hans A. Hansen
  • Publication number: 20190254215
    Abstract: A new and unique X Mangave plant named ‘Carnival’ characterized by long, arching, succulent foliage with blue-green margins and variegated yellowish-cream center developing greyed-purple to cherry red speckling throughout with exposure to high ultraviolet light. The new plant is suitable for the landscape or as a potted plant for the home or the garden.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 11, 2019
    Publication date: August 15, 2019
    Applicant: Walters Gardens Inc
    Inventor: Hans A. Hansen
  • Publication number: 20190239411
    Abstract: A new and distinct Hosta plant named ‘Blue Elf’ with rounded, glaucous, blue-green leaves having a near white underside. The blue-green leaf coloration remains until near the end of the growing season. The flowers are held on tightly congested scapes just above the foliage. ‘Blue Elf’ has excellent dwarf characteristics and is useful in the miniature garden, as edging or front of the landscape border, in containers, as a specimen or en masse.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 1, 2018
    Publication date: August 1, 2019
    Applicant: Walters Gardens Inc
    Inventor: Hans A. Hansen
  • Patent number: PP30739
    Abstract: The new and distinct cultivar of ornamental Japanese Anemone plant named Anemone ‘Curtain Call Pink’ with compact spreading habit, vertical peduncle of numerous semi-double flowers with bright rose pink petals, beginning late summer and continuing into early fall, set just above the dark green, tri-foliate leaves with irregularly serrated to bi-serrated. The new plant is useful for landscaping as a specimen, en masse, or in containers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 14, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 23, 2019
    Assignee: Walters Gardens, Inc
    Inventor: Hans A Hansen
  • Patent number: PP30748
    Abstract: A new and distinct Hosta plant named ‘Etched Glass’ with compact rounded-mound habit of heavy-substance, cordate foliage having wavy margins, acute apex and cordate base with variegated dark green margins, light yellowish centers and intermediate melded colors between the margin and center. The plant has near white, lightly fragrant flowers densely arranged on chartreuse-colored scapes just above the foliage.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 13, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 23, 2019
    Assignee: Walters Gardens, Inc
    Inventor: Hans A. Hansen
  • Patent number: PP30769
    Abstract: A new and distinct Hosta plant named ‘Diamond Lake’ with large rounded-mound habit of dense, cordate foliage of heavy glaucous bluish-colored above and whitish-blue below, retaining the glaucous covering until the end of summer; Leaves have deeply impressed veins with moderate dimpling between the veins and sinuate margins. The plant has lavender flowers densely arranged on arching bluish-colored scapes above the foliage.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 13, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 30, 2019
    Assignee: Walters Gardens, Inc.
    Inventor: Hans A Hansen
  • Patent number: PP30772
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Red Hot Poker plant named Kniphofia ‘Rocket's Red Glare’ with long, mostly upright, strap-like, keeled, glaucous, gray-green foliage and numerous scapes beginning in late spring and continuing for up to fourteen weeks. The new plant resists lodging and the habit is densely growing, winter-hardy, tolerant of heat, deer and rabbits. Numerous scapes of vivid red flower buds on tall scapes maturing to pale yellow flowers. The new plant is useful for landscaping as a specimen, en masse, or as a long-lasting cut flower.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 5, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 30, 2019
    Assignee: Walters Gardens Inc
    Inventor: Hans A Hansen
  • Patent number: PP30808
    Abstract: The new and distinct cultivar of perennial Sedum plant named ‘Bundle of Joy’ is characterized by drought-tolerant, winter-hardy, tight, compact mounds. The flowers are near-white on stems producing dense clusters that cover the plant in late summer. The new plant stays tightly compact and resists opening in the center later in the season. The new plant is useful for landscaping as a specimen plant or en masse.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 28, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 13, 2019
    Assignee: Walters Gardens, Inc
    Inventor: Hans A Hansen
  • Patent number: PP30832
    Abstract: A new and distinct Hosta plant named ‘Blue Elf’ with rounded, glaucous, blue-green leaves having a near white underside. The blue-green leaf coloration remains until near the end of the growing season. The flowers are held on tightly congested scapes just above the foliage. ‘Blue Elf’ has excellent dwarf characteristics and is useful in the miniature garden, as edging or front of the landscape border, in containers, as a specimen or en masse.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 1, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 20, 2019
    Assignee: Walters Gardens, Inc
    Inventor: Hans A Hansen
  • Patent number: PP30868
    Abstract: The new and distinct plant of Buddleia ‘Grand Cascade’ is a rounded-mounded, multi-stemmed, winter-hardy butterfly bush with very long, slightly drooping, flowering thyrse producing a cascading effect over a long season beginning mid-summer with sweetly-fragrant flowers of strong purple petals that are attractively offset by dark green foliage with silvery undersides. The new plant is valuable for landscaping en masse, as an accent or as a potted specimen.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 23, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 3, 2019
    Assignee: Walters Gardens, Inc.
    Inventor: Hans A. Hansen
  • Patent number: PP30902
    Abstract: A new and distinct Hosta plant named ‘Age of Gold’ with large, round-mounded habit with foliage of heavy substance, chartreuse to golden color, cordate-shaped with acute to apiculate apices. Flowers are soft pale lavender to near white with buds of light to medium lavender and persistent foliar bracts nearly matching coloration of flower buds and then becoming chartreuse as seeds mature. Scapes are outwardly holding flowers just above foliage.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 10, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 24, 2019
    Assignee: Walters Gardens, Inc
    Inventor: Hans A Hansen
  • Patent number: PP30904
    Abstract: A new and unique X Mangave plant named ‘Freckles and Speckles’ characterized by compact habit and lanceolate foliage with medium green color and with high ultra violet light exposure developing grey-purple speckling and blushing in the distal portions. The yellowish flowers with burnt orange blushing on tall stiff stapes are suitable as a potted plant or for the garden and loaded with nectar for attracting hummingbirds or for use as a houseplant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 1, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 24, 2019
    Assignee: Walters Gardens, Inc
    Inventor: Hans A Hansen
  • Patent number: PP30909
    Abstract: The new and distinct threadleaf coreopsis plant, Coreopsis verticillata plant named ‘Red Hot Vanilla’, dense mounded habit, with narrowly-linear or deeply-dissected, typically 3-lobed foliage of bright-green, heavily-branched, producing numerous inflorescences with creamy ray ligules with dark red central eye over a prolonged flowering season from early summer until frost.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 5, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 24, 2019
    Assignee: Walters Gardens Inc
    Inventor: Hans A Hansen
  • Patent number: PP30940
    Abstract: The new and distinct hardy perennial plant, Nepeta ‘Kitten Around’, has rounded, very short and compact habit with mostly upright stems. The foliage is small, serrate and fragrant. Flowers are a periwinkle blue with persistent rosy-purple calyces. The new plant reblooms heavily if trimmed after initial flowering.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 15, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 15, 2019
    Assignee: Walters Gardens Inc.
    Inventor: Hans A. Hansen