Patents by Inventor Koichiro Nishikawa

Koichiro Nishikawa 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: 20130263304
    Abstract: The present disclosure embraces methodology and materials for creating new, distinct, and stable Bidens cultivars with unique ray floret coloration and patterns. Illustrative in this regard are Bidens plants having red, orange and/or multi-color petals.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 15, 2013
    Publication date: October 3, 2013
    Inventor: Koichiro NISHIKAWA
  • Patent number: PP23491
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Delosperma plant, ‘Jewel of Desert Moon Stone’, characterized by its compact and very horizontal plant habit, its relatively small leaves, its very floriferous and long blooming flowering habit, and its flowers that are white in color with yellow anthers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 9, 2011
    Date of Patent: March 19, 2013
    Assignee: Ronvandijkconsultancy B.V.
    Inventor: Koichiro Nishikawa
  • Patent number: PP23492
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Delosperma plant, ‘Jewel of Desert Topaz’, characterized by its compact and very horizontal plant habit, its relatively small leaves, its very floriferous and long blooming flowering habit, and its flowers that are yellow-orange in color with red petal tips, white-light purple centers, and yellow anthers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 9, 2011
    Date of Patent: March 19, 2013
    Assignee: Ronvandijk Consultancy B.V.
    Inventor: Koichiro Nishikawa
  • Patent number: PP23566
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Delosperma plant, ‘Jewel of Desert Peridot’, characterized by its compact and very horizontal plant habit, its high heat tolerance its relatively small leaves, its very floriferous and long blooming flowering habit, and its flowers that are yellow in color with white centers and yellow anthers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 9, 2011
    Date of Patent: April 23, 2013
    Assignee: Ron Van Dijkconsultancy B V
    Inventor: Koichiro Nishikawa
  • Patent number: PP24866
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Bidens plant named ‘Florbikanoyel’, characterized by its large, upright, outwardly spreading and mounding plant habit; vigorous growth habit; freely branching habit; freely flowering habit; long flowering period; inflorescences with orange-colored ray florets with a “brush” of yellow towards the base and yellow-colored disc florets; and strong peduncles that hold the inflorescences above and beyond the foliar plane.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 27, 2012
    Date of Patent: September 9, 2014
    Inventor: Koichiro Nishikawa
  • Patent number: PP24867
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Bidens plant named ‘Florbikanre’, characterized by its large, upright, outwardly spreading to somewhat trailing and mounding plant habit; vigorous growth habit; freely branching habit; freely flowering habit; long flowering period; inflorescences with light red-colored ray florets and yellow-colored disc florets; and strong peduncles that hold the inflorescences above and beyond the foliar plane.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 27, 2012
    Date of Patent: September 9, 2014
    Inventor: Koichiro Nishikawa
  • Patent number: PP25087
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Bidens plant named ‘Florbikano’, characterized by its upright, outwardly spreading to trailing and mounding plant habit; vigorous growth habit; freely branching habit; freely flowering habit; long flowering period; inflorescences with yellow orange and dark orange bi-colored ray florets and bright yellow-colored disc florets; and strong peduncles that hold the inflorescences above and beyond the foliar plane.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 3, 2012
    Date of Patent: November 18, 2014
    Inventor: Koichiro Nishikawa
  • Patent number: PP25572
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Delosperma plant, ‘WOWDRW5’, characterized by its compact and horizontal plant habit, its very floriferous and long blooming flowering habit, and its large flowers with petals that are magenta (red-purple) on the outer region and white towards the center of the flower surrounding white petaloids.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 9, 2013
    Date of Patent: May 19, 2015
    Inventor: Koichiro Nishikawa
  • Patent number: PP25599
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Delosperma plant, ‘WOWDW7’, characterized by its compact and horizontal plant habit, its very floriferous and long blooming flowering habit, and its large flowers with white petals and white petaloids.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 9, 2013
    Date of Patent: May 26, 2015
    Inventor: Koichiro Nishikawa
  • Patent number: PP25600
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Delosperma plant, ‘WOWDOY3’, characterized by its compact and horizontal plant habit, its very floriferous and long blooming flowering habit, and its large flowers with petals that are orange on the outer region and yellow towards the center of the flower surrounding yellow petaloids.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 9, 2013
    Date of Patent: May 26, 2015
    Inventor: Koichiro Nishikawa
  • Patent number: PP25645
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Delosperma plant, ‘WOWDAY2’, characterized by its compact and very horizontal plant habit, its very floriferous and long blooming flowering habit, and its large flowers with petals that are red on the outer region and yellow towards the center of the flower surrounding yellow petaloids.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 9, 2013
    Date of Patent: June 23, 2015
    Inventor: Koichiro Nishikawa
  • Patent number: PP25684
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Delosperma plant, ‘WOW2011-1’, characterized by its compact and horizontal plant habit, its very floriferous and long blooming flowering habit, and its large flowers with yellow petals and yellow-green petaloids.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 9, 2013
    Date of Patent: July 7, 2015
    Inventor: Koichiro Nishikawa
  • Patent number: PP26157
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Delosperma plant, ‘WOWDRY1’, characterized by its compact and horizontal plant habit, its relatively small leaves, its very floriferous and long blooming flowering habit, and its large flowers with petals that are magenta pink on the outer region and yellow and white towards the center of the flower surrounding yellow and white petaloids.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 9, 2013
    Date of Patent: November 24, 2015
    Inventor: Koichiro Nishikawa
  • Patent number: PP26663
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Calendula plant, ‘20124-30D’, that is characterized by its strong, compact, creeping plant habit, its double flowers that are a bright yellow-orange in color, its long flowering time; blooming for 9 months from spring into winter in Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands, its very high tolerance to powdery mildew, and its very high tolerance to heat and cold, withstanding temperatures below ?20° C. in the winter and its ability to be readily propagated by stem cuttings.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 29, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 26, 2016
    Inventor: Koichiro Nishikawa
  • Patent number: PP26664
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Calendula plant, ‘20123-5D’, that is characterized by its strong, compact, creeping plant habit, its double flowers that are a blend of pale yellow and light peach in color, its long flowering time; blooming for 9 months from spring into winter in Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands, its very high tolerance to powdery mildew, and its very high tolerance to heat and cold, withstanding temperatures below ?20° C. in the winter, and its ability to be readily propagated by stem cuttings.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 29, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 26, 2016
    Inventor: Koichiro Nishikawa
  • Patent number: PP26717
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Calendula plant, ‘20123-72D’, that is characterized by its strong, compact, creeping plant habit, its inflorescences with double ray florets that are yellow in color on the upper surface and orange in color on the lower surface and disk florets that are deep greyed-red in color, its long flowering time; blooming for 9 months from spring into winter in Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands, its very high tolerance to powdery mildew, and its very high tolerance to heat and cold, withstanding temperatures below ?20° C. in the winter and its ability to be readily propagated by stem cuttings.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 23, 2014
    Date of Patent: May 10, 2016
    Inventor: Koichiro Nishikawa
  • Patent number: PP26718
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Calendula plant, ‘20124-R’, that is characterized by its strong, compact, creeping plant habit, its double flowers that are yellow in color, its long flowering time; blooming for 9 months from spring into winter in Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands, its very high tolerance to powdery mildew, and its very high tolerance to heat and cold, withstanding temperatures below ?20° C. in the winter and in its ability to be readily propagated by stem cuttings.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 29, 2014
    Date of Patent: May 10, 2016
    Inventor: Koichiro Nishikawa
  • Patent number: PP26804
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Calendula plant, ‘20123-107D’, that is characterized by its strong, compact, creeping plant habit, its ‘20123-107D’ inflorescences with double ray florets that are orange in color and disk florets that are yellow in color, its long flowering time; blooming for 9 months from spring into winter in Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands, its very high tolerance to powdery mildew, and its very high tolerance to heat and cold, withstanding temperatures below ?20° C. in the winter and its ability to be readily propagated by stem cuttings.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 22, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 7, 2016
    Inventor: Koichiro Nishikawa
  • Patent number: PP26845
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Calendula plant, ‘20123-29D’, that is characterized by its compact plant habit with strong stems and thick leaves, its inflorescences with double ray florets that are bright yellow-orange in color, its long flowering time; blooming for 9 months from spring into winter in Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands, its very high tolerance to powdery mildew, its very high tolerance to heat and cold, withstanding temperatures below ?20° C. in the winter and its ability to be readily propagated by stem cuttings.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 21, 2016
    Inventor: Koichiro Nishikawa
  • Patent number: PP26981
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Calendula plant, ‘20123-91D’, that is characterized by its compact plant habit with strong stems and thick leaves, its inflorescences with double ray florets that are orange in color on the upper surface and orange suffused with greyed-purple on the lower surface, its lack of disk florets, its long flowering time; blooming for 9 months from spring into winter in Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands, its very high tolerance to powdery mildew, its very high tolerance to heat and cold, withstanding temperatures below ?20° C. in the winter and its ability to be readily propagated by stem cuttings.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2014
    Date of Patent: July 26, 2016
    Inventor: Koichiro Nishikawa