Grape Patents (Class PLT/205)
  • Publication number: 20200236828
    Abstract: A new distinct variety of grapevine named ARRATWENTYTHREE abundantly forms attractive meaty seedless berries with a dark red violet skin coloration; in dense medium-to-large clusters which display a naturally sweet flavor. The fruit commonly is ready for harvesting during August in San Joaquin Valley of Central California, U.S.A., and displays good eating qualities as a table grape. The fruit firmness renders the fruit well amenable for handling, shipping, and storage.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 23, 2019
    Publication date: July 23, 2020
    Inventor: Shachar Karniel
  • Publication number: 20200214188
    Abstract: This invention is a new and distinct grapevine variety denominated ‘IFG Thirty-nine’. The new grapevine is characterized by producing medium size narrow finger shaped yellow-green berries having medium firm texture with a muscat flavor and which ripen in mid-season. Berries are borne on medium size clusters which are naturally loose and do not require gibberellin applications to thin clusters.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 26, 2018
    Publication date: July 2, 2020
    Inventor: David Cain
  • Publication number: 20200205330
    Abstract: A new grape variety distinguished by its strong blistering of the upper side of the leaf blade, cuneiform shaped leaves, fruit cluster of medium bunch density with 3-4 wings, medium harvesting time (early September in northeastern Italy), and resistance to downy mildew and powdery mildew.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 12, 2019
    Publication date: June 25, 2020
    Applicants: UNIVERSITÂ DEGLI STUDI DI UDINE, ISTITUTO DI GENOMICA APPLICATA
    Inventors: Simone Diego Castellarin, Guido Cipriani, Gabriele Di Gaspero, Michele Morgante, Enrico Peterlunger, Raffaele Testolin
  • Publication number: 20200205329
    Abstract: A new grape variety distinguished by its high vigour with a semi-erect growth habit, low-medium blistering of the upper side of the leaf blade, circular shaped leaves, fruit clusters of medium or medium-large bunch density with 3-4 wings, medium harvesting time (early September in northeastern Italy), and resistance to downy mildew.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 12, 2019
    Publication date: June 25, 2020
    Applicants: UNIVERSITÀ DEGLI STUDI DI UDINE, ISTITUTO DI GENOMICA APPLICATA
    Inventors: Simone Diego Castellarin, Guido Cipriani, Gabriele Di Gaspero, Michele Morgante, Enrico Peterlunger, Raffaele Testolin
  • Publication number: 20200205328
    Abstract: This invention is a new and distinct grapevine variety denominated ‘IFG Thirty-eight’. The new grapevine is characterized by producing medium size round white berries having crisp texture with a very strong muscat flavor and which ripens in midseason. Berries are borne on medium size clusters which are compact.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 21, 2018
    Publication date: June 25, 2020
    Inventor: David Cain
  • Publication number: 20200196502
    Abstract: A new and distinct variety of grapevine plant named ‘SV28-100-202’ particularly characterized by its ellipsoidal shaped, seedless red berries which are very large, sweet and have crisp texture. Productivity is very high with shoots producing one or two clusters on spur pruned vines.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 18, 2018
    Publication date: June 18, 2020
    Applicant: Sunview Vineyards of California, Inc.
    Inventor: Timothy F. Bourne
  • Publication number: 20200187400
    Abstract: A new and distinct variety of grapevine named ‘SV27-104-114’ particularly characterized by its unusual, cylindrical shaped berries, medium firm texture, and very large, sweet berries. Additionally, berries of the new cultivar are very responsive to applications of exogenous gibberellic acid and trunk girdling, almost doubling in size in comparison to untreated fruit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 6, 2018
    Publication date: June 11, 2020
    Applicant: Sunview Vineyards of California, Inc.
    Inventor: Timothy F. Bourne
  • Publication number: 20200187399
    Abstract: A new and distinct variety of grapevine plant named ‘SV30-14-12’ particularly characterized by its ellipsoidal shaped, dark red to reddish black berries which are very large, sweet and have crisp texture. Productivity is very high with shoots producing one or two clusters on spur pruned vines. Flower clusters generally require some hand thinning to produce clusters which are not overly compact.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 6, 2018
    Publication date: June 11, 2020
    Applicant: Sunview Vineyards of California, Inc.
    Inventor: Timothy F. Bourne
  • Publication number: 20190246538
    Abstract: This invention is a new and distinct grapevine variety denominated ‘IFG Thirty-six’. The new grapevine is characterized by producing naturally large seedless black berries having a broad ellipsoidal shape with a strong spicy concord-like labrusca flavor. Fruits are medium in acidity, with a firm texture and have excellent eating quality. Berries color readily even in hot climatic conditions and produce completely colored black berries. Vines are productive and can be pruned to short spurs.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 5, 2018
    Publication date: August 8, 2019
    Inventor: David Cain
  • Publication number: 20190191611
    Abstract: A new and distinct grapevine variety ‘HONGJU’, is by characterized a late harvest date, the production of dense clusters of seedless, ovoid, grey red berries.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 19, 2017
    Publication date: June 20, 2019
    Inventors: Jeong-Ho Noh, Kyo-Sun Park, Hae-Keun Yun, Jong-Chul Nam, Sung-Min Jung, Youn-Young Hur, Hae-Sung Hwang
  • Publication number: 20190124810
    Abstract: A new distinct variety of grapevine named ARRATWENTYFOUR abundantly forms attractive moderately firm seedless berries with an attractive purple-black skin coloration; in semi-tight clusters which display a naturally sweet flavor. The fruit commonly is ready for harvesting during June in San Joaquin Valley of Central California, U.S.A., and displays good eating qualities as a table grape. The fruit meatiness and firmness renders the fruit amenable for handling, shipping, and storage.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 20, 2017
    Publication date: April 25, 2019
    Inventor: Shachar Karniel
  • Publication number: 20190110384
    Abstract: This invention is a new and distinct grapevine variety denominated ‘IFG Thirty’. The new grapevine ‘IFG Thirty’ is characterized by producing naturally large, ovate to elongated ovate, black seedless berries which are firm in texture, medium low in acidity and ripen late in the growing season.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 10, 2017
    Publication date: April 11, 2019
    Inventor: David Cain
  • Publication number: 20190059187
    Abstract: A new and distinct variety of grapevine named ‘Royal Red’ particularly characterized by its large ovoid-shaped, blush red-colored seedless berries that mature in mid-August, approximately one to two weeks earlier than ‘Scarlet Royal’ (U.S. Plant Pat. No. 16,229) when grown in the San Joaquin Valley of Central California.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 15, 2017
    Publication date: February 21, 2019
    Applicant: Mt. View Farming, Inc.
    Inventor: Todd Alan Kinosian
  • Publication number: 20190029155
    Abstract: A new and distinct variety of grapevine plant named ‘SV28-100-849’ particularly characterized by its ellipsoidal shaped, red skinned berries which are large, sweet and have very firm texture. Additionally, flower clusters and berries are very responsive to exogenous gibberellic acid application. When applied at full flowering, gibberellic acid reduces fruit set, producing loose, well-filled clusters. Gibberellic acid applied to clusters after berry set increases the berry size considerably, in some cases approximately doubling berry size over when combined with trunk girdling.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 11, 2018
    Publication date: January 24, 2019
    Applicant: Sunview Vineyards of California, Inc.
    Inventor: Timothy F. Bourne
  • Publication number: 20190014700
    Abstract: Description and specifications of a new and distinct wine grape cultivar which originated from a hand-pollinated cross of Ark. 1628 (non-patented, non-released breeding genotype; female parent) x Ark. 1481 (non-patented, non-released breeding genotype; male parent). This new wine grape cultivar can be distinguished by its quality juice attributes for wine production with hardy and productive grapevines adapted Arkansas and the Mid-South of the United States.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 7, 2017
    Publication date: January 10, 2019
    Inventors: John Reuben Clark, James N. Moore, Justin R. Morris, Renee Threlfall
  • Publication number: 20190014699
    Abstract: Description and specifications of a new and distinct wine grape cultivar which originated from a hand-pollinated cross of ‘Cayuga White’ (Vitis labrusca L. by V. vinifera L., developed by the New York State Agricultural Experiment Station, Geneva, N.Y.; female parent, non-patented) x A-1754 (non-patented, non-released breeding genotype; male parent). This new wine grape cultivar can be distinguished by its quality juice attributes for wine production with hardy and productive grapevines adapted to Arkansas and the Mid-South of the United States.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 7, 2017
    Publication date: January 10, 2019
    Inventors: John Reuben Clark, James N. Moore, Justin R. Morris, Renee Threlfall
  • Patent number: PP30013
    Abstract: This invention is a new and distinct grapevine variety denominated ‘IFG Twenty-six’. The new grapevine is characterized by producing large size elliptic to obtuse ovate fully black berries having medium firm texture with a neutral flavor and which ripen in early season. Berries are borne on large size clusters which are slightly compact and may require gibberellin applications to thin clusters and increase berry firmness.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 6, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 25, 2018
    Assignee: INTERNATIONAL FRUIT GENETICS, LLC
    Inventor: David Cain
  • Patent number: PP30126
    Abstract: A new and distinct variety of table grape (Vitis vinifera L.) named ‘Solbrio’, particularly characterized by its black skin color of crisp textured and naturally large sized berries; consistent fruit production on spur-pruned vines; and maturing during late July in California's Central San Joaquin Valley.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 6, 2017
    Date of Patent: January 22, 2019
    Assignee: The United States of America, as Represented by the Secretary of Agriculture
    Inventor: Craig A. Ledbetter
  • Patent number: PP30212
    Abstract: A new and distinct variety of grapevine named ‘Royal Red’ particularly characterized by its large ovoid-shaped, blush red-colored seedless berries that mature in mid-August, approximately one to two weeks earlier than ‘Scarlet Royal’ (U.S. Plant Pat. No. 16,229) when grown in the San Joaquin Valley of Central California.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 15, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 19, 2019
    Assignee: Mt. View Farming, Inc.
    Inventor: Todd Alan Kinosian
  • Patent number: PP30230
    Abstract: This invention is a new and distinct grapevine variety denominated ‘IFG Thirty-three’. The new grapevine plant is characterized by producing small to medium size broad ellipsoidal bright red berries having very crisp texture with a very mild muscat flavor and which ripens early in the season. Berries are borne on medium size clusters which are loose but well filled.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 18, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 26, 2019
    Assignee: INTERNATIONAL FRUIT GENETICS, LLC
    Inventor: David Cain
  • Patent number: PP30263
    Abstract: ‘Crimson Pearl’ is a late-budding grape variety notable for its winter hardiness, late bud break in springtime, and suitability as a red wine grape.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 6, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 5, 2019
    Inventor: Thomas Alan Plocher
  • Patent number: PP30325
    Abstract: This invention is a new and distinct grapevine variety denominated ‘IFG Thirty-four’. The new grapevine plant is characterized by producing small naturally seedless reddish black to black berries having round shape with a strong concord-like labrusca flavor. Fruits are medium in acidity, with a very soft juicy texture and have excellent eating quality.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 18, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 2, 2019
    Assignee: INTERNATIONAL FRUIT GENETICS, LLC
    Inventor: David Cain
  • Patent number: PP30424
    Abstract: This invention is a new and distinct grapevine variety denominated ‘IFG Thirty’. The new grapevine ‘IFG Thirty’ is characterized by producing naturally large, ovate to elongated ovate, black seedless berries which are firm in texture, medium low in acidity and ripen late in the growing season.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 10, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 23, 2019
    Assignee: INTERNATIONAL FRUIT GENETICS, LLC
    Inventor: David Cain
  • Patent number: PP30425
    Abstract: Description and specifications of a new and distinct wine grape cultivar which originated from a hand-pollinated cross of ‘Cayuga White’ (Vitis labrusca L. by V. vinifera L., developed by the New York State Agricultural Experiment Station, Geneva, N.Y.; female parent, non-patented) x A-1754 (non-patented, non-released breeding genotype; male parent). This new wine grape cultivar can be distinguished by its quality juice attributes for wine production with hardy and productive grapevines adapted to Arkansas and the Mid-South of the United States.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 7, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 23, 2019
    Assignee: THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS
    Inventors: John Reuben Clark, James N. Moore, Justin R. Morris, Renee Threlfall
  • Patent number: PP30513
    Abstract: Description and specifications of a new and distinct wine grape cultivar which originated from a hand-pollinated cross of Ark. 1628 (non-patented, non-released breeding genotype; female parent) x Ark. 1481 (non-patented, non-released breeding genotype; male parent). This new wine grape cultivar can be distinguished by its quality juice attributes for wine production with hardy and productive grapevines adapted Arkansas and the Mid-South of the United States.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 7, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 21, 2019
    Assignee: THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS
    Inventors: John Reuben Clark, James N. Moore, Justin R. Morris, Renee Threlfall
  • Patent number: PP30541
    Abstract: A new and distinct variety of grapevine plant named ‘SV28-100-849’ particularly characterized by its ellipsoidal shaped, red skinned berries which are large, sweet and have very firm texture. Additionally, flower clusters and berries are very responsive to exogenous gibberellic acid application. When applied at full flowering, gibberellic acid reduces fruit set, producing loose, well-filled clusters. Gibberellic acid applied to clusters after berry set increases the berry size considerably, in some cases approximately doubling berry size over when combined with trunk girdling.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 11, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 28, 2019
    Assignee: Sunview Vineyards of California, Inc.
    Inventor: Timothy F. Bourne
  • Patent number: PP30631
    Abstract: ‘Verona’ is a late-budding grape variety notable for its cold hardiness, large cluster size and suitability as a red wine grape.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 6, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 2, 2019
    Inventor: Thomas Alan Plocher
  • Patent number: PP30663
    Abstract: This invention is a new and distinct grapevine variety denominated ‘IFG Thirty-seven’. The new grapevine is characterized by producing naturally large seedless red berries having a broad ellipsoidal shape with a mild labrusca flavor. Fruits have medium firm texture and have excellent eating quality. Berries color readily even in hot climatic conditions and produce completely colored red berries. Vines are productive and can be pruned to short spurs. Berries are borne on large, loose but well filled clusters that do not require any additional thinning.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 5, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2019
    Assignee: International Fruit Genetics, LLC
    Inventor: David Cain
  • Patent number: PP30705
    Abstract: This invention is a new and distinct grapevine variety denominated ‘IFG Thirty-six’. The new grapevine is characterized by producing naturally large seedless black berries having a broad ellipsoidal shape with a strong spicy concord-like labrusca flavor. Fruits are medium in acidity, with a firm texture and have excellent eating quality. Berries color readily even in hot climatic conditions and produce completely colored black berries. Vines are productive and can be pruned to short spurs.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 5, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 16, 2019
    Assignee: International Fruit Genetics, LLC
    Inventor: David Cain
  • Patent number: PP30734
    Abstract: A new and distinct variety of grapevine plant named ‘SV33-122-37’ particularly characterized by its ellipsoidal to ovate shaped, seedless, red skinned berries which are medium-large, sweet, with a fruity Vitis labrusca flavor and which have tender texture. Productivity is high, with spur pruning only needed for a full crop.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 2, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 23, 2019
    Assignee: Sunview Vineyards of California, Inc.
    Inventor: Timothy F. Bourne
  • Patent number: PP30735
    Abstract: A new and distinct variety of grapevine plant named ‘SV30-13-10’ particularly characterized by its ellipsoidal to ovate shaped, seedless, red skinned berries which are medium-large, sweet, with a fruity Vitis labrusca flavor and which have tender texture. Productivity is high, with spur pruning only needed for a full crop.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 2, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 23, 2019
    Assignee: Sunview Vineyards of California, Inc.
    Inventor: Timothy F. Bourne
  • Patent number: PP30760
    Abstract: A new and distinct grapevine variety ‘HONGJU’ is by characterized a late harvest date, the production of dense clusters of seedless, ovoid, grey red berries.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 19, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 30, 2019
    Assignee: The Rural Development Administration, Republic of Korea
    Inventors: Jeong-Ho Noh, Kyo-Sun Park, Hae-Keun Yun, Jong-Chul Nam, Sung-Min Jung, Youn Young Hur, Hae-Sung Hwang
  • Patent number: PP30935
    Abstract: A new and distinct grapevine variety ‘Sugrafiftyfive’ is characterized by having dark red-purple, narrow-elliptic berries with a low-acid tropical flavor. The berries ripen in early July. The berries of ‘Sugrafiftyfive’ have 1 to 2 rudimentary soft seed traces per berry.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 6, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 15, 2019
    Assignee: Sun World International, LLC
    Inventor: Terry A. Bacon
  • Patent number: PP31010
    Abstract: A new grapevine plant particularly distinguished by medium-sized seedless fruit, typical, pronounced aroma and flavor of V. rotundifolia, with very juicy flesh, and a healthy, vigorous vine, having the phenotype of a muscadine, is disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 11, 2019
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2019
    Inventor: Patterson Jeffrey Bloodworth
  • Patent number: PP31011
    Abstract: A new and distinct grapevine variety ‘Sugrafiftysix’ is described. The new variety ‘Sugrafiftysix’ is characterized by having narrow elliptic, green berries that are very large and very firm and crisp. The berries form large clusters and ripen in mid-season, about August 17th, in the area of Wasco, Kern County, Calif.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 11, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2019
    Assignee: Sun World International, LLC
    Inventor: Terry A. Bacon
  • Patent number: PP31039
    Abstract: A grapevine plant botanically known as Vitis hybrid ‘Nicollet’, having a unique combination of hardiness, vigor, disease resistance, and grapes that produce high quality wine with intense tropical aromas and flavors with large clusters of grapes that are relatively easy to harvest and are beneficial to commercial production; the grapes having high sugars coupled with increased acidity, wich can result in fruit forward wines with tropical flavors and aromas.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 4, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 12, 2019
    Assignee: Winehaven, Inc.
    Inventors: Kevin Peterson, Kyle Peterson
  • Patent number: PP31040
    Abstract: A grapevine plant botanically known as Vitis hybrid ‘Franconia’, having a unique combination of hardiness, vigor, disease resistance, and wine quality characterized by clusters of large grapes having high sugars coupled with increased acidity, which can result in wines with a more complex mouthfeel that is useful in balancing fortified wines with relatively high alcohol content.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 4, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 12, 2019
    Assignee: Winehaven, Inc.
    Inventors: Kevin Peterson, Kyle Peterson
  • Patent number: PP31111
    Abstract: A new distinct variety of grapevine named ARRATWENTYFOUR abundantly forms attractive moderately firm seedless berries with an attractive purple-black skin coloration; in semi-tight clusters which display a naturally sweet flavor. The fruit commonly is ready for harvesting during June in San Joaquin Valley of Central California, U.S.A, and displays good eating qualities as a table grape. The fruit meatiness and firmness renders the fruit amenable for handling, shipping, and storage.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 20, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 26, 2019
    Assignee: Agricultural Research and Development Limited Liability Company
    Inventor: Shachar Karniel
  • Patent number: PP31406
    Abstract: ‘Sheegene 101’ is a new grapevine plant with novel characteristics that include good fertility and naturally loose bunches. The berries produced by ‘Sheegene 101’ are black and seedless with a crisp texture and no detectable seed traces. The berries produced by ‘Sheegene 101’ are large, weighing 7-8 g/berry on average, and are harvested in late August.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 2, 2019
    Date of Patent: January 28, 2020
    Assignee: Sheehan Genetics Australia PTY, Ltd.
    Inventor: Timothy P. Sheehan
  • Patent number: PP31436
    Abstract: ‘Sheegene 102’ is a new grapevine plant with novel characteristics that include medium-large, red seedless grapes that mature in late August to September. The berries produced by ‘Sheegene 102’ are born on medium-strong woody stems and branches and are well adapted to commercial handling, providing a good fertility.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 2, 2019
    Date of Patent: February 11, 2020
    Assignee: Sheehan Genetics Austrailia PTY, Ltd.
    Inventor: Timothy P. Sheehan
  • Patent number: PP31447
    Abstract: A new and distinct variety of grapevine plant named ‘SV31-16-10’ particularly characterized by natural berries which are ellipsoidal in shape, seedless, reddish black to black skinned berries which are medium large, sweet, with a neutral flavor and which have thin skins and crisp texture. Clusters of berries of grapevine plant named ‘SV31-16-10’ are very responsive to exogenous gibberellic acid applications and trunk girdling. Berry shape of clusters treated with gibberellic acid is obovate (see FIG. 2) and clusters are large, well-filled and loose, producing berries averaging 9.5 g in mass.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 11, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 18, 2020
    Assignee: Sunview Vineyards of California, Inc.
    Inventor: Timothy F. Bourne
  • Patent number: PP31448
    Abstract: A new and distinct variety of grapevine plant named ‘SV30-28-449’ particularly characterized by its ellipsoidal shaped, seedless black skinned berries which are large, sweet, slightly aromatic and have crisp texture. Productivity is moderate, with a mixture of spur and cane pruning required to achieve a full crop.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 11, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 18, 2020
    Assignee: Sunview Vineyards of California
    Inventor: Timothy F. Bourne
  • Patent number: PP31506
    Abstract: This invention is a new and distinct grapevine variety denominated ‘IFG Forty’. The new grapevine is characterized by producing naturally large seedless black berries having an elliptic shape with a mild labrusca flavor. Fruits are medium in acidity, with a firm texture and have excellent eating quality.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 4, 2019
    Date of Patent: March 3, 2020
    Assignee: International Fruit Genetics, LLC
    Inventor: David Cain
  • Patent number: PP31507
    Abstract: A new distinct variety of grapevine named ARRATWELVE abundantly forms attractive meaty and juicy seedless berries with a red skin coloration; in medium-to-large clusters which display a sweet and natural flavor. The fruit commonly is ready for harvesting during August in San Joaquin Valley of Central California, U.S.A, and displays good eating qualities as a table grape. The fruit firmness renders the fruit well amenable for handling, shipping, and storage.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 23, 2019
    Date of Patent: March 3, 2020
    Assignee: Agriculture Research and Development Limited Liability Company
    Inventor: Shachar Karniel
  • Patent number: PP31525
    Abstract: ‘Sheegene 103’ is a new grapevine plant with novel characteristics that include large, natural loose bunches and seedless berries. The berries produced by ‘Sheegene 103’ are large and exhibit a datiform shape with a sweet, prominent flavor.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 2, 2019
    Date of Patent: March 10, 2020
    Assignee: Sheehan Genetics Australia PTY. Ltd.
    Inventor: Timothy P. Sheehan
  • Patent number: PP31717
    Abstract: This invention is a new and distinct grapevine variety denominated ‘IFG Twenty-five’. The new grapevine is characterized by producing small to medium size elliptic full black berries having medium firm texture with a neutral flavor and which ripen in early season. Berries are borne on medium size clusters which are slightly compact and may require gibberellin applications to thin clusters and size berries.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 7, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 5, 2020
    Assignee: INTERNATIONAL FRUIT GENETICS, LLC
    Inventor: David Cain
  • Patent number: PP31771
    Abstract: This invention is a new and distinct grapevine variety denominated ‘IFG Forty-one’. The new grapevine is characterized by producing small naturally seedless red berries having a broad ellipsoid shape with a unique combination of muscat and labrusca flavor. The strong fruity flavor is reminiscent of strawberries. Fruits normally ripen mid-season.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 9, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 19, 2020
    Assignee: INTERNATIONAL FRUIT GENETICS, LLC
    Inventor: David Cain
  • Patent number: PP31895
    Abstract: A new and distinct variety of grapevine plant named ‘SV30-14-12’ particularly characterized by its ellipsoidal shaped, dark red to reddish black berries which are very large, sweet and have crisp texture. Productivity is very high with shoots producing one or two clusters on spur pruned vines. Flower clusters generally require some hand thinning to produce clusters which are not overly compact.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 6, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 23, 2020
    Inventor: Timothy F. Bourne
  • Patent number: PP31912
    Abstract: A new and distinct variety of grapevine named ‘SV27-104-114’ particularly characterized by its unusual, cylindrical shaped berries, medium firm texture, and very large, sweet berries. Additionally, berries of the new cultivar are very responsive to applications of exogenous gibberellic acid and trunk girdling, almost doubling in size in comparison to untreated fruit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 6, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 30, 2020
    Inventor: Timothy F. Bourne
  • Patent number: PP31934
    Abstract: ‘TP 1-1-12’ is a late-budding grape plant notable for its cold hardiness and large cluster size, and the suitability of its fruit for the production of red wine.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 16, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 7, 2020
    Inventor: Thomas Alan Plocher