Dogwoods - Patent & Trademark information (as of 7/2016)

Rutgers Dogwoods identification: as of 7/1/2016

Catalog and web listings should have proper patent & trademark information.

Cultivar and trademark name, {TM® or } ; Patent issue date; US Plant Patent Number (USPP#), and species background of the Rutgers hybrid dogwoods (Cornus sp.).


Cultivar identification

Trademark name

Patent issue date

U.S. Plant Patent No.
(EXP = Expired)

Species or hybrid background

Breeder : Dr. Elwin Orton

‘Rutdan’

Celestial®

3/27/1990

PP 7,204 EXP

C. kousa x C. florida

‘Rutban’

Aurora®

3/27/1990

PP 7,205 EXP

C. kousa x C. florida

‘Rutfan’

Stardust®

3/27/1990

PP 7,206 EXP

C. kousa x C. florida

‘Rutgan’

Stellar Pink®

3/27/1990

PP 7,207 EXP

C. kousa x C. florida

‘Rutcan’

Constellation®

4/3/1990

PP 7,210 EXP

C. kousa x C. florida

‘Rutlan’

Ruth Ellen®

7/30/1990

PP 7,732 EXP

C. kousa x C. florida

‘D-184-11’

Wonderberry®

4/27/1993

PP 8,213 EXP

C. florida

‘D-376-15’
‘Rutnam’

Red Beauty®

4/27/1993

PP 8,214 EXP

C. florida

‘Rutnut’

Red Pygmy®

10/12/1994

PP 15,219 EXP

C. florida

‘KF 1-1’

Saturn®

5/29/2007

PP 17,768

C. kousa x C. florida

 

 

 

 

 

‘KN4-43’

Starlight®

2/28/2006

PP 16,293

C. kousa x C. nuttallii

‘KN30-8’

Venus®

3/7/2006

PP 16,309

(C. kousa x C. nuttallii)
x C. kousa

‘KF 111-1’

Hyperion®

11/1/2011

PP 22,219

(C. kousa x C. florida)
x C. kousa

 

 

 

 

 

‘KV10-105v1’

Variegated Stellar Pink®

10/7/2014

PP 24,952

C. kousa x C. florida

KN144-2

Rosy Teacups®

12/15/2015

PP 26,211

C. kousa x C. nuttallii

 

Breeder: Dr. Thomas Molnar

H3DR11P21
Tech 2015-071

Scarlet Fire®

Filed 8/19/2015

App. No. 14756233

‘Rutpink’

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Plant Patents expire 20 years following Filing Date.