Shrub Or Vine Patents (Class PLT/226)
  • Publication number: 20170265344
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Spiraea named ‘Walplum’ that is characterized by compact upright habit, deep red-purple new leaf tip growth which becomes olive green as growth continues. The buds of ‘Walplum’ are purple-red in color and develop into clusters of bright cerise colored flowers in late spring and early summer. ‘Walplum’ is hardy to USDA Zone 3.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 22, 2017
    Publication date: September 14, 2017
    Applicant: Walberton Plants Ltd.
    Inventor: David R. Tristram
  • Publication number: 20170245408
    Abstract: A new and distinct Abelia cultivar named ‘LG01’ which is characterized by the combination of a compact, freely-branching growth habit with a generally mounded to semi-upright shape, dense foliage, bright yellow juvenile foliage, yellow-green mature foliage, and the stability of these characteristics from generation to generation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 17, 2017
    Publication date: August 24, 2017
    Inventor: Graham Brown
  • Publication number: 20170231138
    Abstract: A new and distinct Lagerstroemia cultivar named ‘SMLIPINK 102’ is disclosed, characterized by vibrant pink blooms, appearing early in the season. Plants have a compact stature and are very floriferous. The new variety is a Lagerstroemia, normally used for ornamental horticulture purposes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 9, 2016
    Publication date: August 10, 2017
    Inventor: Timothy Wood
  • Publication number: 20170181348
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Physocarpus plant named ‘Minall2’, characterized by its bright red-colored immature foliage, dark purple-colored mature foliage, and moderately vigorous, compact-upright growth habit, is disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 1, 2016
    Publication date: June 22, 2017
    Inventor: Patrick Pineau
  • Publication number: 20170181347
    Abstract: A new and distinct Mahonia hybrida plant is provided that forms attractive dark green spiny foliage. Yellow flowers are formed in the spring extending into the summer with reblooming again in about August through frost. The growth habit is upright, and the plant has been found to be hardy in U.S.D.A. Hardiness Zone No. 7 during observations to date. The plant is well suited for providing attractive ornamentation in the landscape.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 22, 2015
    Publication date: June 22, 2017
    Applicant: CP DELAWARE, INC.
    Inventor: Seiju Yamaguchi
  • Publication number: 20170181346
    Abstract: A new and distinct Daphne cultivar named ‘MonMkie’ is disclosed, characterized by variegated leaves with a distinctive wide yellow to yellow-white margin. Foliage is distinctively oblanceolate and broader than typical for species. The new cultivar is a Daphne, suitable for ornamental garden purposes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 16, 2015
    Publication date: June 22, 2017
    Inventor: Cesar Velazquez
  • Publication number: 20170164537
    Abstract: A new and distinct Mahonia cultivar named ‘MONRWS’ is disclosed, characterized by greyed-purple fall foliage, yellow green Spring foliage and purple berries. The new variety is a Mahonia, typically produced as an outdoor ornamental plant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 4, 2015
    Publication date: June 8, 2017
    Inventor: Rick Wells
  • Publication number: 20170150667
    Abstract: A new and distinct Caryopteris cultivar named ‘DCARLAGOON’ is disclosed, characterized by vigorous growth, purple plant stems and uniform flowering configuration. The new variety is a Caryopteris, normally used for ornamental horticulture purposes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 23, 2015
    Publication date: May 25, 2017
    Inventor: Gavriel Danziger
  • Publication number: 20170150666
    Abstract: A new and distinct Caryopteris cultivar named ‘DCAROCEAN’ is disclosed, characterized by deep violet flowers and short spacing between inflorescences. The new variety is a Caryopteris, normally used for ornamental horticulture purposes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 23, 2015
    Publication date: May 25, 2017
    Inventor: Gavriel Danziger
  • Publication number: 20170142883
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Gautheria procumbens plant named ‘Gaulsidh5’ that is characterized by its berries that are red-pink in color and very large in size and its moderately vigorous growth habit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 19, 2016
    Publication date: May 18, 2017
    Inventor: Gurjit Sidhu
  • Publication number: 20170142884
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Gautheria plant named ‘Gaulsidh11’ that is characterized by its vigorous growth habit, its leaves that are elongated in shape, its good berry set with good distribution along the stem, its young foliage that is glossy, and its berries that are medium in size.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 19, 2016
    Publication date: May 18, 2017
    Inventor: Gurjit Sidhu
  • Publication number: 20170118892
    Abstract: A new and distinct Physocarpus cultivar named ‘SMNPOBLR’ is disclosed, characterized by a good mildew resistance, bright red stems, white flowers that age to bright red seed capsules, and very strong red/orange spring leaf flush that turn to dark maroon for the summer. The new variety is a Physocarpus, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 21, 2015
    Publication date: April 27, 2017
    Inventor: Timothy Wood
  • Publication number: 20170118890
    Abstract: A new and distinct Spiraea cultivar named ‘SMNSNFD’ is disclosed, characterized by a uniquely compact plant habit, easy, vigorous growth, without developing a rangy habit. Plants have a strong flowering habit. The new variety is a Spiraea, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 22, 2015
    Publication date: April 27, 2017
    Inventor: Timothy Wood
  • Publication number: 20170118889
    Abstract: A new and distinct Physocarpus cultivar named ‘SMNPOTWG’ is disclosed, characterized by a small plant form, early flowering, smaller leaves, mildew resistance and abundant red-purple colored flowers. The new variety is a Physocarpus, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 22, 2015
    Publication date: April 27, 2017
    Inventor: Timothy Wood
  • Publication number: 20170118891
    Abstract: A new and distinct Diervilla cultivar named ‘G2X885411’ is disclosed, characterized by dense branching, red Fall foliage, burgundy new growth and distinctive red seed pods. The new variety is a Diervilla, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 22, 2015
    Publication date: April 27, 2017
    Inventor: Michael Uchneat
  • Patent number: PP27748
    Abstract: A new and distinct Loropetalum cultivar named ‘KURENAI DAIOU’ is disclosed, characterized by extremely large burgundy colored foliage. Additionally it has an upright very dense growing form, and larger than average petals. The new variety is a Loropetalum, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 7, 2017
    Assignee: Spring Meadow Nursery Inc.
    Inventor: Yuji Suzuki
  • Patent number: PP27750
    Abstract: A new and distinct Loropetalum cultivar named ‘KURENAI’ is disclosed, characterized by deep red foliage and bright pink flowers. Dwarf, mounded form and a bright red Fall color. The new variety is a Loropetalum, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 7, 2017
    Assignee: Spring Meadow Nursery, Inc.
    Inventor: Yuji Suzuki
  • Patent number: PP27751
    Abstract: A new and distinct Loropetalum cultivar named ‘HAKUOU’ is disclosed, characterized by dark green foliage and bright white re-blooming flowers. Plant form is dwarf, rounded, and dense. The new variety is a Loropetalum, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 7, 2017
    Assignee: Spring Meadow Nursery, Inc
    Inventor: Yuji Suzuki
  • Patent number: PP27752
    Abstract: A new and distinct Loropetalum cultivar named ‘BENI HIME’ is disclosed, characterized by very small, glossy deep red/maroon foliage that holds its color well all season. Plant habit is completely prostrate with no mounding. The new variety is a Loropetalum, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 7, 2017
    Assignee: Spring Meadow Nursery Inc.
    Inventor: Yuji Suzuki
  • Patent number: PP27874
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Physocarpus, ‘JONIGHT’ that is characterized by its compact, upright and bushy plant habit, its foliage that is very dark purplish-brown to black in color, and its well branched stems with short internodes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 14, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 11, 2017
    Inventors: John Jones, Maria Jones
  • Patent number: PP27875
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Grevillea plant named ‘Kings Fire’, characterized by its bright red-colored inflorescences, light green-colored foliage, and moderately vigorous, semi-upright growth habit, is disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 2, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 11, 2017
    Assignee: Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority
    Inventor: Digby Growns
  • Patent number: PP27898
    Abstract: ‘WES06’ is a distinctive variety of Westringia fruticosa which is characterized by the combination of very short plant height, decumbent growth habit, and greyed-green leaves.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 16, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 18, 2017
    Inventor: Graham Brown
  • Patent number: PP27899
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Grevillea plant named ‘Kings Celebration’, characterized by its bright red-colored inflorescences, medium green-colored foliage, and moderately vigorous, upright growth habit, is disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 8, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 18, 2017
    Assignee: Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority
    Inventor: Digby Growns
  • Patent number: PP27931
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Grevillea plant named ‘Kings Rainbow’, characterized by its light yellow-green and medium red bi-colored, medium green-colored foliage, and moderately vigorous, semi-upright growth habit, is disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 2, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority
    Inventor: Digby Growns
  • Patent number: PP27932
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Diervilla rivularis, ‘Diwibru01’, characterized by its bright yellow-green foliage that is maintained into fall, its yellow flowers, and its young stems that are red with sun exposure.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 7, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Inventor: William de Bruijn
  • Patent number: PP27933
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Spiraea betulifolia, ‘COURISPI01’, that is characterized by compact plant habit, its flowers that are pink in color, and its re-blooming habit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 16, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Inventor: Jacques Couturieux
  • Patent number: PP27986
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Physocarpus opulifolius plant named, ‘Hoogi021’, that is characterized by its dwarf and compact plant habit; reaching 40 cm in height as a four year-old plant in the landscape, its very small size leaves that emerge brown-purple and mature to green suffused with black, and its small white-pink flowers in spring.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 21, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 9, 2017
    Inventor: Mark Sebastiaan Hoogenraad
  • Patent number: PP28049
    Abstract: A new and distinct Grevillea hybrid cultivar named ‘RR01’ which is characterized by a very prostrate growth habit with a vigorous growth rate, dark green pinnatisect foliage with red immature branches, racemose inflorescence typical of the species with approximately 30 to 50 florets, and the stability of these characteristics from generation to generation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 5, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 23, 2017
    Inventor: Michael Wood
  • Patent number: PP28058
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Cercidiphyllum japonicum plant named, ‘JWW4’, that is characterized by its compact, upright, even, and nearly globular plant habit, its growth habit that does not form a central leader, and its young shoots that are bronze-orange in color.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 6, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 30, 2017
    Assignee: JAN-WILLEM WEZELENBURG BOSKOOP B.V.
    Inventor: Jan-Willem Wezelenburg, Jr.
  • Patent number: PP28059
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Physocarpus opulifolius plant named, ‘Hoogi018’, that is characterized by its very compact plant habit; reaching 40 cm in height as a four year-old plant in the landscape and its small size leaves that are gray-purple-red in color.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 21, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 30, 2017
    Inventor: Mark Sebastiaan Hoogenraad
  • Patent number: PP28060
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Diervilla×splendens, ‘El Madrigal’, characterized by its greenish brown foliage, its floriferous habit, and its yellow flowers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 24, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 30, 2017
    Assignee: SPILKERS JUNGPFLANZENOHG
    Inventor: Thiemo Haltermann
  • Patent number: PP28092
    Abstract: A new and distinct Viburnum cultivar named ‘SMVDE’ is disclosed, characterized by a Very strong blooming, dense branching and very glossy foliage. The new variety is a Viburnum, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 20, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 13, 2017
    Assignee: Spring Meadow Nursery Inc
    Inventor: Timothy Wood
  • Patent number: PP28093
    Abstract: A new and distinct Caryopteris cultivar named ‘SMNCVH’ is disclosed, characterized by attractive yellow-green foliage improved hardiness and compact growth habit. The new variety is a Caryopteris, normally used for ornamental horticulture purposes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 9, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 13, 2017
    Assignee: Spring Meadow Nursery, Inc.
    Inventor: Timothy Wood
  • Patent number: PP28094
    Abstract: A new and distinct Viburnum cultivar plant named ‘NCVR1’ is disclosed, characterized by dark green, evergreen leaves. Plants are compact and produce abundant white flowers in Spring. The new variety is a Viburnum normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 19, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 13, 2017
    Assignee: North Carolina State University
    Inventor: Thomas Green Ranney
  • Patent number: PP28095
    Abstract: A new and distinct Viburnum cultivar plant named ‘NCVX1’ is disclosed, characterized by highly glossy, semi-evergreen foliage, which exhibits Fall color of red to purple. Plants are compact with a uniquely prostrate branching habit. Abundant cymes are produced with 150 to 400 florets. The new variety is a Viburnum normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 19, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 13, 2017
    Assignee: North Carolina State University
    Inventor: Thomas Green Ranney
  • Patent number: PP28096
    Abstract: A new and distinct Spiraea cultivar named ‘SMNSNFD’ is disclosed, characterized by a uniquely compact plant habit, easy, vigorous growth, without developing a rangy habit. Plants have a strong flowering habit. The new variety is a Spiraea, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 22, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 13, 2017
    Assignee: Spring Meadow Nursery, Inc
    Inventor: Timothy Wood
  • Patent number: PP28272
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Coprosma plant named ‘Golden Star’ that is characterized by a compact habit and variegated yellow leaves with an irregular green center and orange margins.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 10, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 15, 2017
    Inventor: Peter John Fraser
  • Patent number: PP28273
    Abstract: A new and distinct Coprosma repens named ‘IGNITE’ is disclosed, characterized by Greyed-Purple foliage with a red and greyed-purple margin and glossy, ovate leaves. Plant habit is dense and round. The new cultivar is a Coprosma repens, typically suited for ornamental container and landscape use.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 20, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 15, 2017
    Inventor: Peter Fraser
  • Patent number: PP28312
    Abstract: ‘NCCX2’ is a new cultivar of hybrid beautyberry with a compact habit, purple emerging and fall foliage and abundant pink-purple fruit in the fall.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 8, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 22, 2017
    Assignee: NorthCarolina State University
    Inventor: Thomas Green Ranney
  • Patent number: PP28313
    Abstract: ‘NCSX1’ is a new cultivar of hybrid spiraea that is a triploid selection with a compact habit and multicolored, yellow-orange foliage throughout the growing season with red-purple flowers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 8, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 22, 2017
    Assignee: North Carolina State University
    Inventor: Thomas Green Ranney
  • Patent number: PP28314
    Abstract: A new and distinct Sambucus cultivar named ‘SANIVALK’ is disclosed, characterized by a very hardy plant of compact and bushy growth, dark green leaves with narrow cream-colored margins, young leaves with intense yellow margins, and free flowering. The new variety is a Sambucus normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 31, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 22, 2017
    Assignee: A. Brand and Sons
    Inventor: Peter Brand
  • Patent number: PP28346
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Weigela plant named ‘Mango’ that is characterized by naturally self-branching habit, bright green leaves and pale yellow funnel-shaped flowers which exhibit contrasting deeper yellow throats which become deep orange-red as the flower matures.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 14, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 29, 2017
    Inventor: John G. Hillier
  • Patent number: PP28347
    Abstract: ‘NCDX2’ is a new cultivar of hybrid Deutzia with a compact, low-growing, arching/spreading growth habit with a profusion of showy pink-striped petals.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 25, 2014
    Date of Patent: August 29, 2017
    Assignee: North Carolina State University
    Inventor: Thomas G. Ranney
  • Patent number: PP28403
    Abstract: A new and distinct Diervilla cultivar named ‘G2X885411’ is disclosed, characterized by dense branching, red Fall foliage, burgundy new growth and distinctive red seed pods. The new variety is a Diervilla, normally produced as an outdoor garden or container plant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 22, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 19, 2017
    Assignee: Garden Genetics LLC
    Inventor: Michael Uchneat
  • Patent number: PP28404
    Abstract: A new and distinct Caryopteris cultivar named ‘DCAROCEAN’ is disclosed, characterized by deep violet flowers and short spacing between inflorescences. The new variety is a Caryopteris, normally used for ornamental horticulture purposes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 23, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 19, 2017
    Assignee: Danziger ‘DAN’ Flower Farm
    Inventor: Gavriel Danziger
  • Patent number: PP28405
    Abstract: A new and distinct Caryopteris cultivar named ‘DCARLAGOON’ is disclosed, characterized by vigorous growth, purple plant stems and uniform flowering configuration. The new variety is a Caryopteris, normally used for ornamental horticulture purposes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 23, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 19, 2017
    Assignee: Danziger ‘DAN’ Flower Farm
    Inventor: Gavriel Danziger
  • Patent number: PP28445
    Abstract: The new and distinct cultivar of ornamental, hardy, Russian Sage plant, Perovskia ‘Denim 'n Lace’ with short, tight compact, upright habit of strong erect stems, long flowering season of large, densely-arranged, lavender-blue flowers on short branched stems. Foliage is silvery-green, highly-dissected, pinnately-compound with serrated margins and is retained well and keeps its color throughout the growing season.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 10, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 26, 2017
    Assignee: Walters Gardens, Inc.
    Inventor: Kevin A. Hurd
  • Patent number: PP28471
    Abstract: ‘SAB01’ is a new and distinct variety of Rhagodia spinescens which is characterized by the combination of a short plant height, shortened internodes, and a mounded and spreading growth habit. The new variety propagates successfully by stem cuttings and has shown to be uniform and stable in the resulting generations from asexual propagation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 3, 2017
    Inventor: Todd Anthony Layt
  • Patent number: PP28472
    Abstract: A new cultivar of Abelia×grandiflora named ‘OPSTAL102’ that is characterized by its foliage that is irregularly variegated with olive green centers and margins that orange-red to red margins on new growth and mature to green margins with white margins, its numerous blooms that are white in color, and its broadly spreading and densely branched plant habit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 27, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 3, 2017
    Assignee: RON VAN OPSTAL HOLDING BV
    Inventor: Ron van Opstal
  • Patent number: PP28508
    Abstract: A new and distinct cultivar of Spiraea plant named ‘Odessa’, characterized by its deep rosy-pink colored flowers, dark green-colored foliage, and moderately vigorous, compact-globular growth habit, is disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 3, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 10, 2017
    Inventor: Herman Geers