Do you have any sense of how the patent laws
view hybrids with such plants. The Northern Lights series is not a good
example because most are sterile, but if a plant is patented can you cross
with a second plant and distribute the offspring without a
New Waterford, N.S.
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Saturday, April 05, 2008 11:25 AM
Re: [AZ] light series
The first column are the release dates of the Northern lights
series. The Plant Patent may be slightly earlier and runs for 25
years. You may propagate and sell 'Northern Lights' and probably the
The four in which you are interested would require a license.