US Pat. No. 9,351,452

HYBRID PEPPER VARIETY 35-172 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A Capsicum annuum pepper plant designated 35-172 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42004.
US Pat. No. 9,119,369

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-163 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance against downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races B1:1 to B1:28, and a leaf trait of 2 to 4 times more leaves of substantially equal size than a lettuce plant not having
the leaf trait, wherein the leaves are oakleaf-shaped and red colored, representative seed of which having been deposited
under NCIMB Accession No. 41836.
US Pat. No. 9,332,724

SPINACH LINE SP6111

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A Spinacia oleracea (“spinach”) plant designated SP6111, wherein the plant designated SP6111 exhibits a combination of traits including medium
bolting, fast growing, dark green leaf color at maturity, a round leaf tip, arrow shaped leafs, and resistance to Peronospora farinose f.sp spinaciae (Pfs) races 1, 3, 5, 8, 9, 11, and to Peronospora farinose f.sp. spinaciae (Pfs) isolate US2209, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 41758.
US Pat. No. 9,139,845

LETTUCE VARIETY 81-97 RZ, LOUXAL RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A Batavia-type lettuce plant exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance against downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races B1:1 to B1:28 and CA-I to CA-VIII, resistance against currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype Nr:0, resistance against Lettuce Mosaic Virus (LMV), moderate anthocyanin concentration in the mature leaves, and
a non-heading plant habit, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 41899.
US Pat. No. 9,485,954

SPINACH HYBRID 51-324

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A hybrid spinach variety designated 51-324, exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance against downy mildew
(Peronospora farinosa f. sp. spinaciae) strains Pf1-Pf12 and isolate PfsUA4410, medium bolting, and first foliage leaves having a lobed base, representative
seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession number 41819.
US Pat. No. 9,402,363

PERONOSPORA RESISTANCE IN SPINACIA OLERACEA

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

4. A method for producing a spinach plant comprising resistance to Peronospora farinosa f. sp. spinaciae Pfs:1, Pfs:2, Pfs:3, Pfs:4, Pfs:5, Pfs:6, Pfs:9, Pfs:11, Pfs:12, Pfs:13, Pfs:14, Pfs:15 and isolate UA1014, comprising: (a)
crossing a spinach plant comprising an introgressed R15 allele, representative seed of which was deposited under NCIMB accession
number 42466, with another plant; (b) performing one or optionally more rounds of selfing and/or crossing; (c) selecting after
each round of selfing or crossing for a plant that comprises said allele.
US Pat. No. 9,241,455

TOMATO PLANT COMPRISING A MUTANT TGHVI ALLELE

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A tomato plant that is characterized by the following features:
as compared to a wild type or isogenic control plant, the plant does not comprise or has at least a reduced number of the
glandular cells of type VI trichomes,

as compared to a wild type or isogenic control plant, the plant has a reduced level of one or more terpenes, sesquiterpenes
and/or aldehydes, and

as compared to a wild type or isogenic control plant, the plant does not comprise or has at least a reduced level of flavonoids,
wherein the plant carries a mutant tghVI allele on chromosome 9 which, in the genome of the seeds of which a representative
sample was deposited under accession number NCIMB 41845, is linked to a molecular SNP marker at position 1750800 of the public
physical map SL2.30, wherein the SNP marker has a nucleotide change from A to G.

US Pat. No. 9,173,370

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-190 OR 79-107 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae Regel) races B1:1 to B1:28 and currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri), and a leaf trait of 2 to 4 times more leaves of substantially equal size than a lettuce plant not having the leaf trait,
wherein leaves are red colored and elongated, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No.
41839 or NCIMB Accession No. 41871.
US Pat. No. 9,155,279

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-86 RZ WINTEX RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant of the leaf type exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races B1:1 to B1:28, CA-I, CA-IIA, CA-IIB, CA-III to CA-VIII, currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype Nr:0, intensely red, deeply incised leaves, slow bolting and a medium to small plant size, representative seed of
which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42024.
US Pat. No. 9,518,256

TOMATO WITH IMPROVED SHELF-LIFE

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A tomato plant of mutant variety LePQ58, representative seed of which was deposited under accession number NCIMB 41531.
US Pat. No. 9,307,739

HYBRID SPINACH VARIETY 51-335 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A spinach plant designated 51-335 RZ, exhibiting a combination of traits including late bolting, savoy mature leaves with
an ovate shape, and resistance to downy mildew (Peronospora farinose f.sp. spinaciae) races Pfs1 to Pfs13 and strain UA4410, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 41980.
US Pat. No. 9,271,456

METHOD FOR IDENTIFYING PLANT MATERIAL THAT SHOWS A REDUCED DISCOLOURATION, PLANTS THUS IDENTIFIED AND USE OF THE IDENTIFIED PLANTS FOR THE PRODUCTION OF COMMERCIAL CROP PLANTS SHOWING A REDUCED DISCOLOURATION

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A method for producing a Lactuca plant exhibiting a reduced or absent wound-induced surface discoloration trait, comprising the steps of:
(a) crossing a first Lactuca parent plant comprising a reduced or absent wound-induced surface discoloration trait with a second agronomically acceptable
Lactuca parent plant which does not comprise said reduced or absent wound-induced surface discoloration trait to obtain F1 seed;

(b) growing F1 plants from the F1 seeds and self-fertilizing the F1 plants to obtain F2 seed;
(c) selecting F2 plants for levels of wound-induced surface discoloration that are lower than the levels of at least the second
parent plant, wherein the selected Lactuca plant has genetic material for exhibiting the trait and exhibits the trait, wherein the genetic material is as contained in
a plant, representative seed of which was deposited under NCIMB accession number 41569, and wherein the selected plant exhibits
one or more other agronomically desired characteristics as present in the second parent plant.

US Pat. No. 9,265,275

SPINACH LINE SP6504

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A spinach plant designated SP6504, exhibiting a combination of traits including medium bolting, light green leaf color
at maturity, medium growth rate, arrow shaped leaf, round pointed leaf tip, and resistance against downy mildew (Peronospora farinose f.sp. spinaciae (Pfs)) races 1 to 7, 9, and 11, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 41759.
US Pat. No. 9,119,370

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-99 RZ, SOLAGON

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew races Bl:1 to Bl:28 (Bremia lactucae Regel), lettuce mosaic virus (LMV) and currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri), as well as deeply red, deeply-incised, nicely-filled leaves representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB
Accession No. 41872.
US Pat. No. 9,392,812

LETTUCE VARIETY 41-188 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 41-188 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42184,
wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance against downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races Bl:1 to Bl:31 and Ca-I to Ca-VIII, currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype Nr:0, and to corky root rot (Sphingomonas suberifaciens), as well as having solid main veins and narrow base leaves.
US Pat. No. 9,332,775

SPINACH HYBRID 51-326

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A plant of a hybrid spinach variety designated 51-326, resistant against downy mildew (Peronospora farinosa f. sp. spinaciae) strains Pf1-Pf13, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 41820.
US Pat. No. 9,125,373

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-176 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance against downy mildew strains B1:1-28 and Ca-V to
Ca-VIII (Bremia lactucae), Nr:0-biotype of Nasonovia ribisnigri, and an extraordinary high number of leaves, wherein an extraordinary high leaf number is the leaf number of a lettuce plant
which is at least about two times to about four times as high as the leaf number of a plant of a regular lettuce variety grown
in the same environment during the same period of time, of substantially equal size, representative seed of which having been
deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 41838.
US Pat. No. 9,125,374

LETTUCE VARIETY 45-171 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant of the iceberg type exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races B1:1 to B1:28, CA-I, CA-IIA, CA-IIB, CA-III, CA-IV, CA-V, CA-VI, CA-VII, CA-VIII, currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype Nr:0, lettuce mosaic virus (LMV) race LMV:1, and root aphids (Pemphigus bursarius), as well as very slow bolting, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42078.
US Pat. No. 9,119,368

LETTUCE VARIETY 41-122 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance against downy mildew (Bremia lactucae Regel), leaves with a solid main vein, narrow base leaves, and thick, strongly blistered, dark green mature leaves, representative
seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 41832.
US Pat. No. 9,516,853

LETTUCE VARIETY 83-02 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 83-02 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42311,
wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races B1:1-31 and Ca-I to Ca-VIII, resistance to currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri), very intensely red deeply lobed leaves, and a loose to moderately firm head.
US Pat. No. 9,357,740

HYBRID SPINACH VARIETY 51-333 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A spinach plant designated 51-333 RZ, exhibiting a combination of traits including medium bolting, an erect plant habit,
ovate first foliage leaves, semi-savoy mature leaves and resistance to downy mildew (Peronospora farinosa f. sp. spinaciae) races Pfs1 to Pfs13 and strain UA4410, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 41978.
US Pat. No. 9,295,219

HYBRID SPINACH VARIETY 51-706 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A spinach plant designated 51-706 RZ, exhibiting a combination of traits including medium bolting, semi-erect plant habit,
semi-savoy mature leaves, and resistance to downy mildew (Peronospora farinosa f. sp. spinaciae) races Pfs1 to Pfs13, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 41983.
US Pat. No. 9,277,725

LETTUCE VARIETY 41-106 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 41-106 RZ, exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races Bl:1-28, Ca-I to Ca-VIII, and strain FR10.021, currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri), lettuce mosaic virus (LMV), and to corky root rot (Sphingomonas suberifaciens), as well as broad base leaves, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42130.
US Pat. No. 9,265,225

LETTUCE VARIETY 45-149 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. An iceberg lettuce plant exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races Bl:1-28 Ca-I to Ca-VIII, and strains F837 and USA927, resistance to currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri), moderately glossy leaves, and a medium head size, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession
No. 42131.
US Pat. No. 9,161,509

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-33 RZ, EXCITE RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance against downy mildew (Bremia lactucae), races Bl:1 to Bl:28, CA-I, CA-IIA, CA-IIB, CA-III, CA-IV, CA-V, CA-VI, CA-VII, CA-VIII and strain FR10.021, resistance
against lettuce mosaic virus (LMV), resistance against currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype Nr:0 as well as medium to dark green colored mature leafs with a flat or almost flat apical margin, representative
seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 41874.
US Pat. No. 9,139,846

LETTUCE VARIETY 45-21 RZ, LORQUINAS RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races Bl:1 to Bl:28 and CA-I to CA-VIII, resistance to currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype Nr:0, very slow bolting, moderately to deeply incised margins of the mature leaves and a large head size, representative
seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 41901.
US Pat. No. 9,139,847

LETTUCE VARIETY 41-123 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance against downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races B1:1 to B1:28 and CA-I, CA-IIA, CA-IIB, CA-III, CA-IV, CA-V, CA-VI, CA-VII, CA-VIII (Bremia lactucae Regel), and strain FR10.021, currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) and lettuce mosaic virus (LMV) as well as solid main veins and narrow base leaves, representative seed of which having been
deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 41945.
US Pat. No. 9,351,451

RESISTANCE AGAINST LEVEILLULA TAURICA IN PEPPER

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A Capsicum annuum plant showing resistance against Leveillula taurica, wherein the Capsicum annuum plant comprises a QTL on LG1/8 which leads to resistance against Leveillula taurica and wherein the QTL is as found in a source plant, wherein seed of said source plant was deposited under deposit accession
number NCIMB 42136.
US Pat. No. 9,345,226

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-226 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance against downy mildew (Bremia lactucae Regel) races B1:1 to B1:28, CA-I, CA-IIA, CA-IIB, CA-III, CA-IV, CA-V, CA-VI, CA-VII, CA-VIII and currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype Nr:0, a leaf trait of two times to four times more red colored, elongated leaves of substantially equal size than
a lettuce plant not having the leaf trait, and a low to medium plant weight, representative seed of which having been deposited
under NCIMB Accession No. 42065.
US Pat. No. 9,175,307

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-25 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew races Bl:1 to Bl:28 and CA-I, CAIIA,
CA-IIB, CA-III to CA-VIII (Bremia lactucae Regel), as well as deeply red, crisp, deeply-incised, nicely-frilled leaves, and a small plant size, representative seed of
which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 41873.
US Pat. No. 9,161,510

LETTUCE VARIETY 41-177 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance against downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races B1:1-28 and Ca-I to Ca-VIII, currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype Nr:0, lettuce mosaic virus (LMV), and corky root rot (Sphingomonas suberifaciens), as well as solid main veins and narrow base leaves, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession
No. 42094.
US Pat. No. 9,144,222

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-02 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant exhibiting a combination of traits including slow bolting, resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae), and currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri), as well as leaves which are crisp, deeply-incised, nicely-frilled, and have a medium red colored apical margin, representative
seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 41835.
US Pat. No. 9,137,965

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-82 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae Regel) strains BL:1-28, currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) and lettuce mosaic virus (LMV) as well as blond, thin, deeply-incised, nicely-frilled leaves, representative seed of which
having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 41834.
US Pat. No. 9,332,697

NEAR REVERSE BREEDING

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A method for producing a homozygous plant from a heterozygous plant, which homozygous plant can be crossed to obtain a
hybrid, comprising:
a) providing a heterozygous starting plant;
b) inducing the plant to produce second division restitution (SDR)-0 cells originating from second division restitution after
meiotic recombination;

c) regenerating SDR-0 plants from the SDR-0 cells;
d) selecting for plants produced from cells originating from second division restitution using molecular markers; and
e) producing the homozygous plant from the SDR-0 plants by doubled haploid techniques, inbreeding, second division restitution,
or combinations thereof.

US Pat. No. 9,328,355

LETTUCE VARIETY 45-32 RZ, UMBRINAS RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. An iceberg lettuce plant exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races Bl:1 to Bl:28 and CA-I, CA-IIA, CA-IIB, CAIII, CA-IV, CA-V, CA-VI, CA-VII, CA-VIII, and resistance to currant-lettuce
aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype Nr:0, as well as a medium-sized head and slow to very slow bolting, representative seed of which having been deposited
under NCIMB Accession No. 41913.
US Pat. No. 9,228,201

LETTUCE VARIETY 45-89 RZ, “CALEDONAS”

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races NL1-16 and Bl:18-28, and resistance to currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype Nr:0, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 41898.
US Pat. No. 9,173,372

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-348 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance against downy mildew races B1:1 to B1:28 and CA-I,
CA-IIA, CA-IIB, CA-III, CA-IV, CA-V, CA-VI, CA-VII, CA-VIII (Bremia lactuacae), resistance to Nasonovia ribisnigri, resistance to lettuce mosaic virus (LMV), and a leaf trait of 2 to 4 times more leaves of substantially equal size than
a lettuce plant not having the leaf trait, wherein the leaves are oakleaf-shaped with a semi-erect adult leaf attitude, representative
seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42135.
US Pat. No. 9,137,966

LETTUCE VARIETY 41-112 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant of the cos type exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew races Bl:1 to Bl:28,
CA-I, CA-IIA, CA-IIB, CA-III, CA-IV, CA-V, CA-VI, CA-VII, CA-VIII (Bremia lactucae Regel), currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype Nr:0, root aphids (Pemphigus bursarius), corky root rot (Sphingomonas suberifaciens), and Fusarium (Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. lactucae) race Fol:1, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42076.
US Pat. No. 9,119,366

LETTUCE VARIETY 41-101 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. Romaine lettuce plant exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance against Nasonovia ribisnigri, resistance against Bremia lactucae races 1 to 27, broad base leaves, hollow main vein, very thick mature leaves, weak glossiness of the upper side of the mature
leaves, absence of flabellate leaves, weak blistering of mature leaves, and shallowly dentate margin of mature leaves, representative
seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 41833.
US Pat. No. 9,518,257

REVERSE BREEDING

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A method for producing homozygous plants from a heterozygous starting plant, comprising:
at least partially preventing or suppressing recombination by interfering with at least one target gene involved in double
strand breaks, chromosome pairing and/or strand exchange while allowing the heterozygous starting plant to produce haploid
cells, whereby a limited number of genetically different haploid cells are thus obtained;

creating homozygous plants from the haploid cells by forming doubled haploid cells; and selecting from the plants those having
the desired set of chromosomes,

wherein the interfering with the at least one target gene includes destabilizing the at least one target gene mRNA or transcript;
wherein the at least one target gene mRNA or transcript is destabilized by nucleic acid molecule(s) complementary to the at
least one target gene mRNA or transcript; and

wherein the nucleic acid molecule(s) complementary to the at least one target gene mRNA or transcript further comprises a
co-suppressor molecule or a DNA oligonucleotide.

US Pat. No. 9,642,330

LETTUCE VARIETY 41-132 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 41-132 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42155.
US Pat. No. 9,320,247

HYBRID SPINACH VARIETY 51-336 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A spinach plant designated 51-336 RZ, exhibiting a combination of traits including late bolting, circular first foliage
leaves, smooth mature leaves and resistance to downy mildew (Peronospora farinosa f.sp. spinaciae) races Pfs1 to Pfs13 and strain UA4410, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 41981.
US Pat. No. 9,253,958

LETTUCE VARIETY STEFANO RZ (79-93 RZ)

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races Bl:1-28, Ca-I to Ca-VIII, and strain BE240, resistance to currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri), and intensely red deeply incised leaves having a shallowly dentate margin, representative seed of which having been deposited
under NCIMB Accession No. 42134.
US Pat. No. 9,518,270

REVERSIBLE GENIC MALE STERILITY IN COMPOSITAE

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A Lactuca sativa plant comprising a reversible genic male sterility trait, wherein the genic male sterility trait is caused by a genetic determinant,
which is as present in the genome of plants grown from seed of which a representative sample was deposited with the NCIMB
under accession number 42060, wherein said genetic determinant is SEQ ID No: 1.
US Pat. No. 9,320,249

LETTUCE VARIETY 41-108 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant of the cos type exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance against downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races B1:1 to B1:28, CA-I, CA-IIA, CA-IIB, CA-III, CA-IV, CA-V, CA-VI, CA-VII, CA-VIII, currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype Nr:0, root aphid (Pemphigus bursarius), and lettuce mosaic virus (LMV) race LMV:1, and intensely red leaves, representative seed of which having been deposited
under NCIMB Accession No. 42061.
US Pat. No. 9,320,250

LETTUCE VARIETY 41-153 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 41-153 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42062.
US Pat. No. 9,456,578

SPINACH HYBRID 51-330

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A hybrid spinach variety designated 51-330 exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance against downy mildew
(Peronospora farinosa f. sp. spinaciae) strains Pf1-Pf13, and arrow-shaped prime market stage leaves, representative seed of which having been deposited
under NCIMB Accession 41821.
US Pat. No. 9,370,162

HYBRID SPINACH VARIETY 51-332 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A spinach plant designated 51-332 RZ, exhibiting a combination of traits including medium bolting in accordance with the
UPOV TG/55/7 Form definition, an erect plant habit, smooth mature leaves with a three-sided shape and resistance to downy
mildew (Peronospora farinosa f. sp. spinaciae) races Pfs1 to Pfs13 and strain UA4410, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 41977.
US Pat. No. 9,089,098

METHOD FOR IDENTIFYING PLANT MATERIAL THAT SHOWS A REDUCED DISCOLOURATION, PLANTS THUS IDENTIFIED AND USE OF THE IDENTIFIED PLANTS FOR THE PRODUCTION OF COMMERCIAL CROP PLANTS SHOWING A REDUCED DISCOLOURATION

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A method for selecting a leafy vegetable plant that exhibits a reduced or absent physical wound-induced surface discoloration
at harvest as compared to a control plant, wherein the plant belongs to the Asteraceae family, wherein the control plant is a plant of which a part of a leaf or midrib tissue when incubated between two sheets
of wetted filter paper for 7 days at 5° C. shows pink discoloration around the edges, the method comprising:
sampling a part of the leafy vegetable plant at a developmental stage different than harvest, said sampling comprising:
physically wounding a surface of a part of the leafy vegetable plant, said part comprising a leaf or a midrib tissue or part
thereof;

physically wounding a surface of a part of the control plant, said part comprising a leaf or a midrib tissue or part thereof;
incubating aqueously the leaf or midrib tissue or part thereof of each of the leafy vegetable plant and the control plant
to allow for discoloration to occur therein or thereon;

observing any discoloration in or on the leaf or midrib tissue or part thereof of the leafy vegetable plant and the control
plant;

comparing any observed discoloration in or on the leaf or midrib tissue or part thereof of the leafy vegetable plant with
discoloration that is observed in the control leaf or midrib tissue;

identifying the leaf or midrib tissue or part thereof of the leafy vegetable plant part that shows no discoloration or a discoloration
that is reduced as compared to the control leaf or midrib tissue; and

selecting the leafy vegetable plant of the identified leafy vegetable plant leaf or midrib tissue or part thereof as the leafy
vegetable plant that has the reduced wound-induced surface discoloration trait;

wherein the leafy vegetable plant exhibits a reduced or absent wound-induced surface discoloration at harvest.
US Pat. No. 9,125,375

LETTUCE VARIETY 45-03 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races Bl:1-14, Bl:16-23, Bl:25-27, CA-I, CA-IIA, CAIIB, CA-III, CA-IV, CA-VI, CA-VII, and CA-VIII, very large head size,
very large plant diameter, and medium to large sized leaves, which are shallowly incised and have moderate to slight undulation
of the apical margin, and strong blistering, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No.
41991.
US Pat. No. 9,351,472

HYBRID SPINACH VARIETY 51-707 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A spinach plant designated 51-707 RZ, exhibiting a combination of traits including early bolting in accordance with the
UPOV TG/55/7 Form definition, erect plant habit, semi-savoy leaves, and resistance against downy mildew (Peronospora farinosa f. sp. spinaciae) races Pfs1 to Pfs13 and strain UA4410, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 41984.
US Pat. No. 9,832,944

HYBRID TOMATO VARIETY 13N954353 DESIGNATED 72-630 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A Solanum lycopersicum plant designated 72-630 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42514.
US Pat. No. 9,351,473

HIGH TEMPERATURE GERMINATING LETTUCE SEEDS

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A seed lot of the species Lactuca sativa L. wherein the seeds belonging to the seed lot comprise a genetic determinant, which when homozygous present, provides the
seeds in an unprimed state with the capability to germinate at a high temperature, and which seed lot is characterized in
that the GT50 Dark of said seed lot is at least 6.2° C. higher than the GT50 Dark of a seed lot of wild type seeds not comprising
the genetic determinant, and wherein said genetic determinant is as present in seeds of which a representative sample has
been deposited under accession number NCIMB 41914, NCIMB 41915, NCIMB 41916, NCIMB 41917, NCIMB 41918, NCIMB 41919, NCIMB
41922, NCIMB 41923, or NCIMB 41926.
US Pat. No. 9,226,472

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-51 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance against downy mildew races Bl:1 to Bl:28 and CA-I,
CA-IIA, CA-IIB, CA-III, CA-IV, CA-V, CA-VI, CA-VII, CA-VIII (Bremia lactucae), resistance against Lettuce mosaic virus (LMV:1), resistance against Currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype 0, and leaves which are crisp, deeply-incised, nicely-frilled, and have a medium red colored apical margin, representative
seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42064.
US Pat. No. 9,637,757

PEPINO MOSAIC VIRUS RESISTANT TOMATO PLANT

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A Solanum lycopersicum L. tomato plant carrying a genetic determinant that comprises
QTL1, linked to molecular markers characterized by SEQ ID NOs. 1, 4 and 5; and
QTL2, linked to molecular markers characterized by SEQ ID NOs. 2, 6 and 7; and
QTL3, linked to molecular markers characterized by SEQ ID NOs. 3, 8 and 9;
wherein the genetic determinant confers resistance to Pepino Mosaic Virus, and said QTLs are as comprised in a tomato plant,
representative seeds of which were deposited with the NCIMB under deposit number NCIMB 42069.

US Pat. No. 9,456,579

HYBRID SPINACH VARIETY 51-337 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A spinach plant designated 51-337 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 41982.
US Pat. No. 9,131,658

LETTUCE VARIETY PASCAL RZ (79-110 RZ)

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races B1:1 to B1:28 and CA-I to Ca-VIII, resistance to currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri), and a leaf trait of 2 to 4 times more leaves of substantially equal size than a lettuce plant not having the leaf trait,
wherein the leaves are dark green, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42132.
US Pat. No. 9,468,186

TOMATO SPOTTED WILT VIRUS AND/OR IMPATIENS NECROTIC SPOT VIRUS RESISTANCE IN CULTIVATED LETTUCE

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant (Lactuca sativa L.) comprising a genetic determinant, which when homozygously present confers resistance to tomato spotted wilt virus (TSWV)
and/or impatiens necrotic spot virus (INSV), and which is as found in or obtainable from plants grown from seeds of which
a representative sample was deposited under NCIMB accession number 42023.
US Pat. No. 9,445,558

HYBRID PEPPER VARIETY 35-237 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A Capsicum annuum pepper plant designated 35-237 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42119.
US Pat. No. 9,326,479

LETTUCE VARIETY 45-114 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant of the iceberg type exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew races Bl:1
to Bl:28, CA-I, CA-IIA, CA-IIB, CA-III, CA-IV, CA-V, CA-VI, CA-VII, CA-VIII (Bremia lactucae Regel), currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype Nr:0, lettuce mosaic virus (LMV) race LMV:1, and root aphids (Pemphigus bursarius), representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42063.
US Pat. No. 9,290,775

LETTUCE VARIETY 41-144 RZ, “RALPH RZ”

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant of the Latin type exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance against downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races Bl:1 to Bl:27 and CA-I to CA-VIII, currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype Nr:0, corky root race CA1, and lettuce mosaic virus (LMV) race LMV:1, and has strong leaf blistering, elongate to
spherical head shape, and a firm to very firm head, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession
No. 41990.
US Pat. No. 9,510,552

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-459 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 79-459 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42274,
wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance against downy mildew (Bremia lactucae Regel) races B1:1 to B1:31, and Ca-I to Ca-VIII, and currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribignisi) biotype Nr:0, a leaf trait of 2 to 4 times more leaves of substantially equal size than a lettuce plant not having the leaf
trait, intense to very intense red oakleaf-shaped leaves, and a low to medium plant weight.
US Pat. No. 10,058,068

LETTUCE VARIETY 41-149 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 41-149 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42494, wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races Bl:1 to Bl:26, Bl:28, Bl:32, and Ca-I to Ca-VIII, resistance to corky root rot (Sphingomonas suberifaciens), and resistance to currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype Nr:0, as well as having a reduced wound-induced surface discoloration, leaves with a solid main vein and broad base leaves.
US Pat. No. 9,370,161

HYBRID SPINACH VARIETY 51-331 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A spinach plant designated 51-331 RZ, exhibiting a combination of traits including medium bolting in accordance with the
UPOV TG/55/7 Form definition, an erect plant habit, smooth mature leaves and resistance to downy mildew (Peronospora farinosa f sp. spinaciae) races Pfs1 to Pfs13 and strain UA4410, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 41976.
US Pat. No. 9,603,336

LETTUCE VARIETY 45-189 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 45-189 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42178,
wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races Bl:1 to Bl:31 and CA-I to CA-VIII, currant lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype Nr:0, root aphids (Pemphigus bursarius), as well as having a medium head size, large outer leaves, and moderately glossy leaves.
US Pat. No. 9,556,451

BRASSICA PLANTS RESISTANT TO CLUBROOT

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A Brassica oleracea plant carrying a genetic determinant conferring resistance against Plasmodiophora brassicae, wherein the genetic determinant is present in plants that are grown from seeds which were deposited with the NCIMB under
NCIMB accession number 41851, wherein the genetic determinant comprises QTL1 and QTL2,
wherein QTL1 is located on chromosome 3 between marker BO00365 (SEQ ID NO:3) and marker BO00403 (SEQ ID NO:4), and is linked
to marker BO00812 (SEQ ID NO:1), and

wherein QTL2 is located on chromosome 8 between marker BO00829 (SEQ ID NO:5) and marker BO01007 (SEQ ID NO:6), and is linked
to marker BO01026 (SEQ ID NO:2).

US Pat. No. 9,290,774

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-69 RZ “TRIPLEX RZ”

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant of the leaf type exhibiting a combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew races B1:1 to
B1:28, CA-I, CA-IIA, CA-IIB, CA-III to CA-VIII (Bremia lactucae) and currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype Nr:0, as well as crisp, deeply red, deeply-incised leaves, and very slow bolting, representative seed of which having
been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 41900.
US Pat. No. 9,253,953

FRUIT FORMATION IN THE ABSENCE OF FERTILISATION

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A Capsicum annuum pepper plant having a genetic background comprising a genetic determinant which causes parthenocarpic fruit formation when
homozygously present,
wherein said genetic determinant is as found in a plant grown from seed that was deposited with the NCIMB under accession
number NCIMB 41678, NCIMB 41680, or NCIMB 41684 and

wherein the parthenocarpic fruits have a size and/or shape similar to that of fruits formed after fertilisation.
US Pat. No. 9,655,340

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-619 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 79-619 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42236,
wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races Bl:1 to Bl:31 and Ca-I to Ca-VIII, resistance to currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri), as well as a leaf trait of two to four times more red colored leaves of substantially equal size than a plant not having
the leaf trait, which leaves are moderately blistered and have a slightly undulated apical leaf margin.
US Pat. No. 9,585,361

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-05 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 79-05 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42185,
wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance against downy mildew strains
Bl:1 to Bl:31, CA-I to CA-VIII (Bremia lactucae), currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype Nr:0, and lettuce mosaic virus (LMV), as well as moderately glossy leaves with a medium to dark green leaf color.
US Pat. No. 9,848,547

HYBRID TOMATO VARIETY 72-245 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A Solanum lycopersicum plant designated 72-245 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42511.
US Pat. No. 9,622,451

LETTUCE VARIETY 41-191 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 41-191 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42409,
wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races Bl:1 to Bl:32 and CA-I to CA-VIII, resistance to currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype Nr:0, as well as having a hollow main vein, broad base leaves, a small head size and a small plant size.
US Pat. No. 9,854,760

HYBRID TOMATO VARIETY 13N954317 DESIGNATED 72-629 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A Solanum lycopersicum plant designated 72-629 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42513.
US Pat. No. 9,615,531

PERONOSPORA RESISTANCE IN SPINACIA OLERACEA

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A method of producing a hybrid spinach seed comprising crossing a first parent spinach plant with a second parent spinach
plant and harvesting the resultant hybrid spinach seed, wherein said first parent spinach plant comprises a R6 gene that confers
resistance to a spinach plant to downy mildew races Pfs1, Pfs2, Pfs3, Pfs4, Pfs5, Pfs6, Pfs9, Pfs11, Pfs12, Pfs13 and UA4410
and that requires stacking with another downy mildew resistance gene for the spinach plant to have resistance to downy mildew
races Pfs1, Pfs2, Pfs3, Pfs4, Pfs5, Pfs6, Pfs7, Pfs8, Pfs9, Pfs10, Pfs11, Pfs12, Pfs13 and UA4410, wherein the R6 gene is
as found in a plant grown from seed deposited with the NCIMB under NCIMB accession number 41857.
US Pat. No. 9,596,821

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-65 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 79-65 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42179,
wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance against downy mildew strains
Bl:1 to Bl:31, CA-I to CA-VIII (Bremia lactucae), currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype Nr:0, and lettuce mosaic virus (LMV), as well as having intensely red, deeply incised, three-dimensional leaves,
and a medium to small plant size.
US Pat. No. 9,554,550

LETTUCE VARIETY 45-158 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 45-158 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42177,
wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races B1:1 to B1:31 and CA-I to CA-VIII, currant lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype Nr:0, root aphids (Pemphigus bursarius), as well as having a medium head size, large outer leaves, and moderately glossy leaves.
US Pat. No. 9,549,526

RED SPINACH PLANT

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A Spinacia oleracea plant comprising a genetic determinant that leads to the plant having a red coloration of the leaves, wherein at least part
of the cells of the epidermis of the spinach leaf between the veins of at least the adaxial leaf surface, preferably both
the adaxial and abaxial leaf surface, comprise a red pigment, which genetic determinant is as comprised in a spinach plant
representative seed of which was deposited with the NCIMB under accession numbers NCIMB 41954, NCIMB 41955 and NCIMB 41956.
US Pat. No. 9,832,945

HYBRID TOMATO VARIETY 72-190 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A (Solanum lycopersicum) plant designated 72-190 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42510.
US Pat. No. 9,795,098

HYBRID PEPPER VARIETY 35-179 RZ

Rijk Zwaan Zaadteelt en Z...

1. A Capsicum annuum pepper plant designated 35-179 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42192.
US Pat. No. 9,775,322

LETTUCE VARIETY 45-193 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 45-193 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42344,
wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae Regel) races B1:1 to B1:31 and CA-I to CA-VIII, currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype Nr:0, and root aphids (Pemphigus bursarius), and which has a medium head size, medium sized outer leaves, and moderately incised leaves.
US Pat. No. 9,693,532

LETTUCE THAT IS RESISTANT TO THE LETTUCE APHID NASONOVIA RIBISNIGRI BIOTYPE 1

Rijk Zwaan Zaadteelt En Z...

1. A lettuce plant of the species Lactuca sativa, which has the resistance against Nasonovia ribisnigri biotype 1 (Nr:1) as found in plants grown from seeds of Lactuca serriola 10G.913571 representative seeds of which were deposited under NCIMB accession number 41776.
US Pat. No. 9,650,645

CUCUMBER WITH INCREASED NUMBER OF FRUITS

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A method of producing a hybrid cucumber seed that when said seed is grown into a plant, said plant exhibits an increased
number of fruit of at least 16% or an average increased fruit yield of approximately 8% or 9% kg/m2 as compared to an isogenic cucumber plant carrying none of the small leaf genes, or an average increased fruit yield of about
4% kg/m2 as compared to an isogenic cucumber plant carrying only one of the small leaf genes, wherein the small leaf genes are present
homozygously in a cucumber plant, representative seed of which plant is deposited with the NCIMB under deposit number NCIMB
41946,said method comprising
crossing a first parent cucumber plant with a second parent cucumber plant and harvesting the resultant hybrid cucumber seed;
wherein:
said first parent cucumber plant has a first small leaf gene of Cucumis sativus var. hardwickii in homozygous state and the second parent cucumber plant has a second small leaf gene of gherkin type of Cucumis sativus in homozygous state, and said first small leaf gene from Cucumis sativus var. hardwickii and said second small leaf gene from the gherkin type of Cucumis sativus are as present homozygously in a cucumber plant, representative seed of which plant is deposited with the NCIMB under deposit
number NCIMB 41946, or

either the first cucumber parent plant or the second cucumber parent plant has the combination of the first small leaf gene
from Cucumis sativus var. hardwickii and the second small leaf gene from the gherkin type of Cucumis sativus homozygously as present in a cucumber plant, representative seed of which plant is deposited with the NCIMB under deposit
number NCIMB 41946 while the other parent plant does not comprise the combination of the first small leaf gene from Cucumis sativus var. hardwickii and the second small leaf gene from the gherkin type of Cucumis sativus homozygously as present in a cucumber plant, representative seed of which plant is deposited with the NCIMB under deposit
number NCIMB 41946; and

the first small leaf gene from Cucumis sativus var. hardwickii and the second small leaf gene from the gherkin type of Cucumis sativus are present in the resultant hybrid seed as present in a cucumber plant, representative seed of which plant is deposited with
the NCIMB under deposit number NCIMB 41947; and

a small leaf gene is a gene that results in a reduction of individual leaf surface of at least 20% when homozygously present
as compared to the isogenic cucumber plant,

whereby:
the resultant hybrid cucumber seed comprises the first small leaf gene in a heterozygous state, the second small leaf gene
in a heterozygous state, or the first and second small leaf genes in a heterozygous state; and

the plant grown from the resultant hybrid cucumber seed exhibits the increased number of fruit of at least 16% or the average
increased fruit yield of approximately 8% or 9% kg/m2 as compared to the isogenic cucumber plant carrying none of the small leaf genes or the average increased fruit yield of about
4% kg/m2 as compared to an isogenic cucumber plant carrying only one of the small leaf genes, wherein the small leaf genes are present
homozygously in a cucumber plant, representative seed of which plant is deposited with the NCIMB under deposit number NCIMB
41946.

US Pat. No. 9,629,332

RESISTANCE TO NASONOVIA RIBISNIGRI BIOTYPE 1 (NR:1) FROM LACTUCA SERRIOLA

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant (Lactuca sativa L.) resistant against Nasonovia ribisnigri biotype 1 (Nr:1), wherein the resistance is as found in plants grown from seeds of which a representative sample was deposited
under NCIMB accession number 41763.
US Pat. No. 10,045,509

LETTUCE VARIETY 41-514 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 41-514 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42493, wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races Bl:1 to Bl:26, Bl:28, Bl:32, and Ca-I to Ca-VIII, and resistance to currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype Nr:0, as well as having a reduced wound-induced surface discoloration, leaves with a solid main vein and narrow base leaves.
US Pat. No. 9,814,211

LETTUCE VARIETY 41-342 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 41-342 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42410,
wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races Bl:1 to Bl:12, Bl:17, Bl:18, Bl:22, Bl:24, Bl:25, Bl:28-Bl:30, resistance to currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype Nr:0, resistance to Lettuce Mosaic Virus (LMV) race LMV:1, as well as very thick mature leaves and a small head
size.
US Pat. No. 9,781,889

HYBRID TOMATO VARIETY 72-626 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A Solanum lycopersicum plant designated 72-626 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42512.
US Pat. No. 9,770,005

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-40 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 79-40 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42276,
wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance against downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races Bl:1 to Bl:31 and Ca-I to Ca-VIII, currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype Nr:0, lettuce mosaic virus (LMV), as well as very deeply incised leaves.

US Pat. No. 9,725,712

TOMATO WITH IMPROVED SHELF-LIFE

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A mutated non-transgenic Solanum lycopersicum plant comprising a mutation at the 14th position of the sixth exon of the hp2 gene relative to the wild-type hp2 gene, resulting in fruit of the plant having an improved
shelf-life as compared to fruit of a wild type Solanum lycopersicum plant not having the mutation, and wherein improved shelf-life is defined as a fruit that shows normal ripening and a firmness
at 4 weeks post harvest that is decreased by less than 50%, when compared to the red ripe harvested fruit stage.
US Pat. No. 9,615,532

PERONOSPORA RESISTANCE IN SINACIA OLERACEA

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A spinach plant comprising a single dominant gene which confers resistance to Peronospora farinosa f. sp. spinaciae races Pfs1, Pfs2, Pfs3, Pfs4, Pfs5, Pfs6, Pfs9, Pfs11, Pfs12, Pfs13 and UA4410, and Peronospora farinosa f. sp. spinaciae isolate E1314-283, wherein the gene is as found in a plant grown from seed deposited with the NCIMB under NCIMB accession
number 41976, 41977, 41978, 41980, 41981, 41984, or 42116, wherein the spinach plant is a plant of an inbred line or a hybrid.

US Pat. No. 9,814,210

LETTUCE VARIETY 41-187 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 41-187 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42201.
US Pat. No. 9,781,888

HYBRID PEPPER VARIETY 35-240 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A Capsicum annuum pepper plant designated 35-240 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42193.
US Pat. No. 9,723,804

LETTUCE VARIETY 81-64 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 81-64 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42416,
wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races Bl:1 to Bl:28, Bl:30-Bl:32 and Ca-I to Ca-VIII, resistance to currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) and resistance to corky root (Sphingomonas suberifaciens) race CA1, as well as having non-flabellate leaves.
US Pat. No. 9,756,826

LETTUCE VARIETY 45-90 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 45-90 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42275,
wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance against downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races Bl:1-26, Bl:28, Bl:31, CA-I, CA-IIA, CAIIB, CA-III, CA-IV, CA-VI, CA-VII, and CA-VIII, and has a very large head size,
very large plant diameter, and large sized leaves.
US Pat. No. 9,756,827

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-330 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 79-330 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42312,
wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance against downy mildew (Bremia lactucae Regel) races Bl:1 to Bl:31, and Ca-I to Ca-VIII, and currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribignisi) biotype Nr:0, and a leaf trait of two to four times more dark green oakleaf-shaped leaves of substantially equal size than
a lettuce plant not having the leaf trait.
US Pat. No. 9,750,223

LETTUCE VARIETY 45-153 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 45-153 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42330,
wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance against downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races B1:1-B1:31, CA-I to CA-VIII, resistance against currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri), a small head size, and moderate blistering.
US Pat. No. 9,681,633

LETTUCE VARIETY 41-138 RZ

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1. A lettuce plant designated 41-138 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42316,
wherein said plant comprises the following combination of traits including broad base leaves, resistance against downy mildew
(Bremia lactucae) races Bl:1-31 and Ca-I to Ca-VIII, currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri), lettuce mosaic virus (LMV), and to corky root rot (Sphingomonas suberifaciens), wherein resistance to Bremia lactucae races Ca-I to Ca-VIII is conferred by resistance gene Dm17.
US Pat. No. 9,603,318

HYBRID TOMATO VARIETY 72-240 RZ

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1. A tomato plant designated 72-240 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42048.
US Pat. No. 10,178,836

HYBRID TOMATO VARIETY 72-761 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A Solanum lycopersicum tomato plant designated 72-761 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42809.
US Pat. No. 9,974,274

HYBRID SPINACH VARIETY 51-710 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A seed of hybrid spinach variety 51-710 RZ, a sample of seed of said hybrid variety having been deposited under NCIMB Accession Number 42336.
US Pat. No. 9,974,275

HYBRID SPINACH VARIETIES 51-341 RZ AND 51-342 RZ

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1. A seed of hybrid spinach variety 51-341 RZ or 51-342 RZ, a sample of seed of said hybrid variety having been deposited under NCIMB Accession Number 42353 and 42530, respectively.
US Pat. No. 9,961,872

SPINACH HYBRID 51-150 RZ

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1. A seed of hybrid spinach variety 51-150 RZ, a sample of seed of said hybrid variety having been deposited under NCIMB Accession Number 42331.
US Pat. No. 10,123,497

HYBRID MELON VARIETY 34-742 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A melon (Cucumis melo) plant designated 34-742 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42710.
US Pat. No. 10,064,374

DOWNY MILDEW RESISTANT LETTUCE

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1. A F1 or self progeny of a lettuce plant designated 79-22 RZ referred to as Socrates, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 41325, wherein said progeny plant has genetic information for resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae Regal) and an extraordinary high number of green, round-shaped leaves.
US Pat. No. 10,045,508

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-150 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 79-150 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42473, wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races B1:1-32 and Ca-I to Ca-VIII, resistance to currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri), a multi-leaf trait, and dark to very dark green mature leaves.
US Pat. No. 10,021,850

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-66 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 79-66 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42463, wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races Bl:1-31 and Ca-I to Ca-VIII, resistance to currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri), very intensely red colored, deeply incised, and very glossy leaves, and loose to moderate head firmness.
US Pat. No. 9,974,276

PERONOSPORA RESISTANCE IN SPINACIA OLERACEA

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1. An agronomically elite Spinacia oleracea spinach plant comprising a single dominant resistance allele that confers resistance to at least Peronospora farinosa f. sp. spinaciae races Pfs:1, Pfs:2, Pfs:3, Pfs:4, Pfs:5, Pfs:6, Pfs:9, Pfs:11, Pfs:12, Pfs:13, Pfs:14, Pfs:15 and isolate UA1014 and not resistance to Peronospora farinosa f. sp. spinaciae race Pfs:7, whereby the agronomically elite Spinacia oleracea plant is resistant to at least Peronospora farinosa f. sp. spinaciae races Pfs: 1, Pfs:2, Pfs:3, Pfs:4, Pfs:5, Pfs:6, Pfs:9, Pfs:11, Pfs:12, Pfs:13, Pfs:14, Pfs:15 and isolate UA1014 and not resistance to Peronospora farinosa f. sp. spinaciae race Pfs:7, wherein said allele is linked toa SNP of C at nucleotide 33 of SEQ ID NO: 1,
a SNP of T at nucleotide 79 of SEQ ID NO: 5,
a SNP of T at nucleotide 79 of SEQ ID NO: 7, and
an indel of SEQ ID NO: 3 comprising deletion of CGAT in SEQ ID NO:4;
and wherein said allele is present in seed deposited with the NCIMB under NCIMB accession number 42466.
US Pat. No. 9,968,064

SPINACH HYBRID 51-521 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A seed of hybrid spinach variety 51-521 RZ, a sample of seed of said hybrid variety having been deposited under NCIMB Accession Number 42335.
US Pat. No. 9,968,067

LETTUCE VARIETY 41-521 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 41-521 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42497, wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance against downy mildew (Bremia lactucae Regel) races Bl:1 to Bl:26, Bl:28, Bl:32, Ca-I to Ca-VIII, resistance against currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribignisi) biotype Nr:0, as well as intensely red leaves with a solid main vein, narrow base leaves and very slow bolting.
US Pat. No. 9,963,713

BRASSICA PLANTS RESISTANT TO CLUBROOT

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1. A Brassica oleracea plant comprising a genetic determinant, which confers resistance against Plasmodiophora brassicae, wherein the genetic determinant is present in plants that are grown from seeds which were deposited with the NCIMB under NCIMB accession number 41851, and
wherein the genetic determinant comprises QTL1 and QTL3,
wherein QTL1 is located on chromosome 3 between marker BO00365 (SEQ ID No: 3) and marker BO00403 (SEQ ID No: 4) and is linked to marker BO00812 (SEQ ID NO: 1), or is located on chromosome 3 between marker BO01881 (SEQ ID No: 9) and marker BO02440 (SEQ ID No: 10) and is linked to marker BO02081 (SEQ ID No: 7), or is located on chromosome 3 between marker BO02157 (SEQ ID No: 14) and marker BO02306 (SEQ ID No: 15) and is linked to marker BO02480 (SEQ ID No: 13), and
wherein QTL3 is located on chromosome 4 between marker BO02418 (SEQ ID No: 11) and BO01995 (SEQ ID No: 12) and is linked to marker BO02117 (SEQ ID No: 8).
US Pat. No. 9,926,572

REVERSIBLE GENIC MALE STERILITY IN COMPOSITAE

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1. A Cichorium plant comprising a reversible genic male sterility trait, wherein the genic male sterility is caused by a genetic determinant, which is as present in the genome of plants grown from seed of which a representative sample was deposited with the NCIMB under accession number NCIMB 42092, and wherein said genetic determinant is the C to A SNP mutation in SEQ ID NO: 2 of exon 2 of the 12-oxo-phytodienoic acid-10,11-reductase (OPR3) gene.
US Pat. No. 9,765,357

THRIPS RESISTANT CABBAGE

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1. A Brassica oleracea plant comprising a genetic determinant, which when homozygously present confers high resistance against Thrips tabaci, and which is as found in plants grown from seeds of NCIMB accession number 41760, wherein high resistance comprises no symptoms,
no damage or occasional small symptoms of thrips infection on outer leaves of a mature cabbage head of a plant exposed to
Thrips tabaci; wherein the said genetic determinant in the seeds of NCIMB 41760 is located on chromosome 2 and linked to marker BO00200
(SEQ ID NO: 1) and/or marker BO00277 (SEQ ID NO: 2) and/or BO00602 (SEQ ID NO: 5).
US Pat. No. 9,763,420

LETTUCE VARIETY 81-52 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 81-52 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42343,
wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance against downy mildew (Bremia lactucae Regel) races B1:1 to B1:17, B1:21, B1:23 and CA-I to CA-VIII, currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribinisgri) biotype Nr:0, corky root (Sphingomonas suberifaciens) race CA1, root aphids (Pemphigus bursarius) and Lettuce Mosaic Virus (LMV), as well as very slow bolting.

US Pat. No. 9,668,449

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-504 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 79-504 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42166.
US Pat. No. 10,021,851

HYBRID SWISS CHARD VARIETY 69-600 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A seed of hybrid Swiss chard variety 69-600 RZ, a sample of seed of said hybrid variety having been deposited under NCIMB Accession Number 42502.
US Pat. No. 9,986,712

LETTUCE VARIETY 45-140 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. An iceberg lettuce plant designated 45-140 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42471, wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races Bl:1 to Bl:32, CA-I to CA-VIII, resistance to currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype Nr:0, resistance to root aphids (Pemphigus bursarius), and a dull mature leaf.
US Pat. No. 9,986,713

LETTUCE VARIETY 81-90 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant of the Batavia type designated 81-90 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42472, wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races Bl:1-32 and Ca-I to Ca-VIII, resistance to currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri), resistance to lettuce mosaic virus (LMV), and resistance to corky root rot (Sphingomonas suberifaciens).
US Pat. No. 9,968,065

HYBRID SPINACH VARIETY 51-343 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A seed of hybrid spinach variety 51-343 RZ, a sample of seed of said hybrid variety having been deposited under NCIMB Accession Number 42334.
US Pat. No. 9,968,066

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-36 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 79-36 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42485, wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance against downy mildew (Bremia lactucae Regel) races Bl:1 to Bl:32 and Ca-I to Ca-VIII, currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribignisi) biotype Nr:0 and Lettuce Mosaic Virus (LMV) race LMV:1, as well as very slow bolting and a small plant size.
US Pat. No. 9,968,068

WILD ROCKET CULTIVAR 89-001 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A seed of wild rocket variety 89-001 RZ, a sample of seed of said variety having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42516.
US Pat. No. 9,750,205

QUARTET BREEDING

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1. A method for the production of a set of Arabidopsis seeds which are genetically identical to the male gametes from which they arise, comprising:
a) placing two or four paternal gametes from Arabidopsis that have the form of tetrads or dyads on the stigma of an Arabidopsis flower to fertilize maternal egg cells, to obtain a number of zygotes;

b) inducing the loss of maternal chromosomes from the zygotes to obtain a seed set containing a limited number of seeds in
which the maternal chromosomes are absent,

wherein the two or four paternal gametes is equal to or lower than the number of egg cells contained in the female reproductive
organ attached to the stigma and

wherein the loss of maternal chromosomes from the zygote is induced by using a haploid inducer line as the female, wherein
the female is a transgenic plant comprising a heterologous transgene expression cassette comprising a promoter operably linked
to a polynucleotide encoding a recombinantly altered CENH3 polypeptide, and having a corresponding inactivated endogenous
CENH3 gene,

wherein the paternal gametes that have the form of tetrads or dyads result from interference with microspore tetrad separation
and

wherein interference with microspore tetrad separation comprises interference with a QRT1 gene.

US Pat. No. 10,344,273

HIGH TEMPERATURE GERMINATING LETTUCE SEEDS

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A method for producing lettuce seed having a trait, wherein the trait is that in an unprimed state, a seed lot of the lettuce seed has a GT50 Dark of at least 31.8° C. and the trait from having a single gene having at least one mutation (“the mutated single gene”),said method comprising:
crossing a first parent lettuce plant with a second parent lettuce plant and harvesting a resultant F1 lettuce seed,
growing an F1 plant from the F1 seed,
selfing the F1 plant and harvesting resultant F2 seed,
growing an F2 plant from the F2 seed, selfing the F2 plant and harvesting resultant F3 seed,
selecting an F3 seed lot for the trait,
optionally performing one or more additional rounds of selfing or crossing, and subsequently selecting a seed lot of the lettuce seed for the trait,
wherein
the first parent lettuce plant and/or the second parent lettuce plant is grown from seed deposited under NCIMB accession number NCIMB 41915, NCIMB 41916, NCIMB 41917, NCIMB 41918, NCIMB 41919, NCIMB 41922, or NCIMB 41926 or an F1 progeny plant of a plant grown from seed deposited under NCIMB accession number NCIMB 41915, NCIMB 41916, NCIMB 41917, NCIMB 41918, NCIMB 41919, NCIMB 41922, or NCIMB 41926.

US Pat. No. 10,206,362

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-791 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A seed of lettuce variety 79-791 RZ, a sample of seed of said variety having been deposited under NCIMB accession No. 42583.
US Pat. No. 10,206,367

PEPPER WITH INCREASED TOTAL CONTENT OF TERPENOIDS

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A Capsicum annuum plant that produces a fruit with an increased total content of terpenoids as a result of the presence in the genome of the Capsicum annuum plant of a QTL2 from Capsicum baccatum var. pendulum, as compared to the total content of terpenoids of a pepper fruit of a similar ripening stage from an isogenic Capsicum annuum plant not carrying QTL2, wherein the plant is a sweet pepper plant and wherein:QTL2 is present in the genome of plants grown from seeds of NCIMB deposit accession number 42138, wherein said Capsicum annuum plant comprising said QTL from Capsicum baccatum also comprises SEQ ID No:15, SEQ ID No:17, SEQ ID No:19, SEQ ID No:21, SEQ ID No:23 and SEQ ID No:25.

US Pat. No. 10,182,546

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-58 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 79-58 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42460.

US Pat. No. 10,178,848

LETTUCE VARIETY 81-71 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 81-71 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42329.
US Pat. No. 10,015,947

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-28 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 79-28 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42484, wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races Bl:1-32, Ca-I to Ca-VIII and strain E341, resistance to currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri), resistance to lettuce mosaic virus (LMV), and light green mature leaves.
US Pat. No. 10,015,949

HYBRID SWISS CHARD VARIETY 69-104 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A seed of hybrid Swiss chard variety 69-104 RZ, a sample of seed of said hybrid variety having been deposited under NCIMB Accession Number 42561.
US Pat. No. 10,362,744

LETTUCE VARIETY 45-246 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A seed of lettuce variety 45-246 RZ, a sample of seed of said variety having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42636.
US Pat. No. 10,342,196

LETTUCE VARIETY 41-692 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A seed of lettuce variety 41-692 RZ, a sample of seed of said variety having been deposited under NCIMB accession No. 42614.
US Pat. No. 10,342,210

HYBRID TOMATO VARIETY 72-001 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A Solanum lycopersicum plant designated 72-001 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42980.
US Pat. No. 10,226,018

HYBRID CUCUMBER VARIETY 24-223 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A seed of hybrid cucumber (Cucumis sativus) variety 24-223 RZ, a sample of seed of said hybrid variety having been deposited under NCIMB Accession Number 42415.
US Pat. No. 10,201,148

PEPPER WITH INCREASED BRIX LEVEL

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A Capsicum annuum plant that produces a fruit with an increased Brix level, wherein the plant is a sweet pepper plant and comprises a QTL from Capsicum baccatum var. pendulum, which when present leads to a pepper fruit with an increased Brix level compared to the Brix level in a pepper fruit from an isogenic Capsicum annuum plant not comprising said QTL, wherein said QTL is present in the genome of plants grown from seed which was deposited at the NCIMB under accession number 42139;and wherein said Capsicum annuum plant comprising said QTL from Capsicum baccatum also comprises SEQ ID NO:1, SEQ ID NO:3, SEQ ID NO:5, and SEQ ID NO:7.
US Pat. No. 10,159,210

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-279 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 79-279 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42483, wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance against downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races Bl:1 to Bl:32 and Ca-I to Ca-VIII, currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) biotype Nr:0, very small plant size, slight to moderate blistering of the leaves, as well as a multi-leaf trait.

US Pat. No. 10,433,509

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-76 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A seed of lettuce variety 79-76 RZ, a sample of seed of said variety having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42674.

US Pat. No. 10,433,511

LETTUCE VARIETY 41-503 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A seed of lettuce variety 41-503 RZ, a sample of seed of said variety having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42727.
US Pat. No. 10,362,743

LETTUCE VARIETY 41-673 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A seed of lettuce variety 41-673 RZ, a sample of seed of said variety having been deposited under NCIMB accession No. 42613.

US Pat. No. 10,329,072

METHOD FOR IMPROVING THE STORABILITY OF SEEDS

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1. A method for storing seeds that are at least one of untreated living seeds, primed living seeds and pilled living seeds, the method comprising storing the seeds in the presence of an oxygen absorberin a closed container for a period of at least 6 months
at a temperature between 25° C. and 40° C.;
thereby improving the storability and long-term viability of the seeds as compared to the seeds not stored in the presence of an oxygen absorber.
US Pat. No. 10,285,358

LETTUCE VARIETY 41-655 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A seed of lettuce variety 41-655 RZ, a sample of seed of said variety having been deposited under NCIMB accession No. 42616.
US Pat. No. 10,231,415

SALAD ROCKET VARIETY 88-001 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A seed of salad rocket variety 88-001 RZ, a sample of seed of said variety having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42515.
US Pat. No. 10,226,017

LETTUCE VARIETY 41-607 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A seed of lettuce variety 41-607 RZ, a sample of seed of said variety having been deposited under NCIMB accession No. 42571.
US Pat. No. 10,188,053

HYBRID TOMATO VARIETY 72-195 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A Solanum lycopersicum plant designated 72-195 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42734.
US Pat. No. 10,188,054

HYBRID TOMATO VARIETY 72-191 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A Solanum lycopersicum plant designated 72-191 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42733.
US Pat. No. 10,188,056

HYBRID TOMATO VARIETY 72-762 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A Solanum lycopersicum tomato plant designated 72-762 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42810.

US Pat. No. 10,172,314

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-06 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 79-06 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42461.
US Pat. No. 10,174,370

METHOD FOR ANALYZING MATERNAL DNA IN LARGE PLANT POPULATIONS

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A method for analyzing maternal DNA of a seed, comprising the steps ofcontacting a seed with a fluid to dislodge maternal DNA present on the outer surface of the seed coat, wherein the seed is not subjected to crushing, grinding, or destruction and the seed coat is not removed from the seed; and
directly analyzing the maternal DNA present in the fluid.
US Pat. No. 10,165,749

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-577 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 79-577 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42495, wherein said plant comprises at least the following combination of traits including resistance to downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) races Bl:1-32 and Ca-I to Ca-VIII, resistance to currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri), and having medium to yellowish green colored mature leaves with a strong undulation of the apical margin.

US Pat. No. 10,165,750

LETTUCE VARIETY 41-200 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A lettuce plant designated 41-200 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42342.
US Pat. No. 10,470,386

HYBRID MELON VARIETY 34-749 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A melon (Cucumis melo) plant designated 34-749 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42760.
US Pat. No. 10,440,914

BREMIA LACTUCAE RESISTANT PLANTS

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1. A Lactuca sativa L. plant comprising an introgression fragment from L. saligna which confers a broad spectrum resistance to Bremia lactucae, wherein the introgression fragment comprises marker CLS_S3_3349 (SEQ ID NO:1) and marker CLS_S3_4656 (SEQ ID NO:3), wherein the introgression fragment is the fragment as found in seeds of which a representative sample was deposited under accession number NCIMB 42141.

US Pat. No. 10,426,117

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-135 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A seed of lettuce variety 79-135 RZ, a sample of seed of said variety having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42678.
US Pat. No. 10,412,910

SMALL SEEDED CORN SALAD (VALERIANELLA LOCUSTA)

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9. A plant of Valerianella locusta 09.10211, representative fruit deposited under accession number NCIMB 42007, or an F1 or selfed progeny thereof having retained a fruit width smaller than 1.7 mm and a length/width ratio of the fruits higher than 1.6 and wherein the fruit has diminished air chambers as compared to the sterile locules of V. locusta.

US Pat. No. 10,412,912

LETTUCE VARIETY 45-194 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A seed of lettuce variety 45-194 RZ, a sample of seed of said variety having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42633.
US Pat. No. 10,412,913

HYBRID SPINACH VARIETY 51-348 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A seed of hybrid spinach variety 51-348 RZ, a sample of seed of said hybrid variety having been deposited under NCIMB Accession Number 42699.

US Pat. No. 10,412,914

LETTUCE VARIETY 45-123 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A seed of lettuce variety 45-123 RZ, a sample of seed of said variety having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42632.
US Pat. No. 10,412,915

LETTUCE VARIETY 45-183 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A seed of lettuce variety 45-183 RZ, a sample of seed of said variety having been deposited under NCIMB accession No. 42635.

US Pat. No. 10,412,916

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-62 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A seed of lettuce variety 79-62 RZ, a sample of seed of said variety having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42676.

US Pat. No. 10,375,911

LETTUCE VARIETY 45-215 RZ

RIJK ZWAAN ZAADTEELT EN Z...

1. A seed of lettuce variety 45-215 RZ, a sample of seed of said variety having been deposited under NCIMB accession No. 42680.
US Pat. No. 10,368,509

PEPINO MOSAIC VIRUS RESISTANT TOMATO PLANT

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1. A method for developing a Pepino Mosaic Virus resistant tomato plant comprising introgressing a combination of QTL1 and QTL2 or QTL2 and QTL3 or QTL1 and QTL2 and QTL3, into a Solanum lycopersicum L. tomato plant that does not have the combination of QTL1 and QTL2 or QTL2 and QTL3 or QTL1 and QTL2 and QTL3;wherein the combination of QTL1 and QTL2 or QTL2 and QTL3 or QTL1 and QTL2 and QTL3, confers resistance to Pepino Mosaic Virus;
wherein QTL1 is linked to molecular marker characterized by SEQ ID No. 1, SEQ ID No. 4 and SEQ ID No. 5; QTL2 is linked to molecular marker characterized by SEQ ID No. 2, SEQ ID No. 6 and SEQ ID No. 7; and QTL3 is linked to molecular marker characterized by SEQ ID No. 3, SEQ ID No. 8 and SEQ ID No. 9; and
wherein the combination of QTL1 and QTL2 is as comprised in a tomato plant, representative seed of which were deposited with the NCIMB under deposit numbers NCIMB 41927 and NCIMB 42068, the combination of QTL2 and QTL3 is as comprised in a tomato plant, representative seed of which were deposited with the NCIMB under deposit number NCIMB 41928, and the combination of QTL1 and QTL2 and QTL3 is as comprised in a tomato plant, representative seed of which were deposited with the NCIMB under deposit number NCIMB 42069.
US Pat. No. 10,368,525

HYBRID TOMATO VARIETY 72-002 RZ

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1. A Solanum lycopersicum plant designated 72-002 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42981.
US Pat. No. 10,321,650

LETTUCE VARIETY 73-141 RZ

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1. A seed of lettuce variety 79-141 RZ, a sample of seed of said variety having been deposited under NCIMB accession No. 42573.
US Pat. No. 10,321,651

LETTUCE VARIETY 45-161 RZ

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1. A seed of lettuce variety 45-161 RZ, a sample of seed of said variety having been deposited under NCIMB accession No. 42615.
US Pat. No. 10,273,499

R-GENES IN COUPLING PHASE

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1. A lettuce plant resistant to Bremia lactucae races B1:1, B1:4, B1:5, B1:6, B1:7, B1:10, B1:12, B1:13, B1:14, B1:15, B1:16, B1:17, B1:18, B1:21, B1:22, B1:23, B1:24, B1:25 and B1:28, wherein the lettuce plant comprises genes Dm3, Dm6 and R18 in coupling phase which causes the resistance, and which are present in a plant grown from seeds of which a representative sample was deposited under accession number NCIMB 41761, and wherein the genes Dm3, Dm6 and R18 in coupling phase are on chromosome 2 and comprising marker SCM05 with SEQ ID NO:4, marker LR0029 with SEQ ID NO:5, and marker LK0036 with SEQ ID NO:6.
US Pat. No. 10,226,016

NON R-GENE MEDIATED RESISTANCE

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1. A method of selecting a Spinacia oleracea plant comprising the p10 locus of seed deposited with the NCIMB under accession number 42554 and showing at least intermediate resistance to Peronospora farinosa f. sp. spinaciae races Pfs:1, Pfs:2, Pfs:3, Pfs:4, Pfs:5, Pfs:6, Pfs:7, Pfs:8, Pfs:9, Pfs:10, Pfs 11, Pfs:12, Pfs:13, Pfs:14, Pfs:15 and Pfs:16 that is conferred by the downy mildew resistance contributing locus p10, the method comprising detecting in a Spinacia oleracea plant a marker having SEQ ID No. 1 and a marker having SEQ ID No. 3, and selecting a Spinacia oleracea plant that comprises said the marker having SEQ ID No. 1 and the marker having SEQ ID No. 3 as the Spinacia oleracea plant comprising the p10 locus.
US Pat. No. 10,201,136

HYBRID TOMATO VARIETY 72-760 RZ

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1. A Solanum lycopersicum tomato plant designated variety 72-760 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42684.
US Pat. No. 10,201,137

HYBRID TOMATO VARIETY 72-187 RZ

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1. A Solanum lycopersicum plant designated 72-187 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42732.

US Pat. No. 10,194,625

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-00 RZ

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1. A lettuce plant designated 79-00 RZ, representative seed of which having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42462.
US Pat. No. 10,492,391

METHODS FOR BREEDING SHORT CELERY

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1. A method for producing an Apium graveolens L. dulce plant that is shorter than 37 cm at mature harvest stage, comprising:(a) crossing an Apium graveolens L. dulce plant grown from seed deposited as NCIMB 41902, or F2progeny thereof that is shorter than 37 cm at mature harvest stage, with another Apium graveolens L. dulce plant to produce a hybrid progeny;
(b) selfing the hybrid progeny to produce next generation progeny; and
(c)selecting in the next generation progeny or in a subsequent generation for an Apium graveolens L. dulce that is shorter than 37 cm at mature harvest stage.
US Pat. No. 10,492,405

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-10 RZ

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1. A seed of lettuce variety 79-10 RZ, a sample of seed of said variety having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42637.
US Pat. No. 10,492,406

LETTUCE VARIETY 41-117 RZ

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1. A seed of lettuce variety 41-117 RZ, a sample of seed of said variety having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42702.

US Pat. No. 10,492,407

LETTUCE VARIETY 41-366 RZ

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1. A seed of lettuce variety 41-366 RZ, a sample of seed of said variety having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42754.
US Pat. No. 10,477,798

LETTUCE VARIETY 81-04 RZ

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1. A seed of lettuce variety 81-04 RZ, a sample of seed of said variety having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42634.

US Pat. No. 10,357,003

LETTUCE VARIETY 79-43 RZ

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1. A seed of lettuce variety 79-43 RZ, a sample of seed of said variety having been deposited under NCIMB accession No. 42677.
US Pat. No. 10,351,865

METHOD FOR CHANGING THE INTERCELLULAR MOBILITY OF AN MRNA

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1. A method for changing the intercellular mobility of an mRNA of a gene in a plant comprising:modifying a tRNA present in the mRNA by mutating the sequence of the tRNA in the gene from which the mRNA is transcribed to abolish the mobility of the mRNA, or
including the sequence of a tRNA in the transcribed part of the gene not comprising a tRNA to confer mobility to the mRNA,
wherein the tRNA comprises an anticodon selected from the group consisting of AGC, CGC, UGC, ACG, CCG, CCU, UCG, GUU, GUC, GCA, CUG, UUG, CUC, UUC, CCC, GCC, AAU, AAG, CAA, UAA, UAG, CUU, UUU, CAU, GAA, AGG, CGG, UGG, AGA GCU, AGU, UGU, CCA, GUA, CAC, and UAC.

US Pat. No. 10,349,594

LETTUCE VARIETY 45-227 RZ

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1. A seed of lettuce variety 45-227 RZ, a sample of seed of said variety having been deposited under NCIMB Accession No. 42672.
US Pat. No. 10,349,612

HAIRLESS EGGPLANT

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1. An eggplant of the species Solanum melongena L., wherein leaf blades of the mature leaves of the eggplant have less than 20 trichomes per square centimeter, representative seed of which having been deposited under accession number NCIMB 41756 or NCIMB 42013.