Patent Number: 6,339,900

Title: Floral sleeve having an extendable skirt and methods

Abstract: A plant packaging and covering system comprising a floral sleeve having abase and skirt. The sleeve may have an upper protective sleeve portionwhich can surround a plant disposed in a pot and which can be detachedonce the protective function of the sleeve has been completed therebyallowing the skirt portion to extend angularly from the base. The sleevehas a plurality of folds, some constricted by constriction means, thefolds comprising expansion means for allowing portions of the base portionto expand, and portions of the skirt to extend angularly, when a pot isdisposed within the sleeve.

Inventors: Weder; Donald E. (Highland, IL)


International Classification: A47G 7/00 (20060101); A47G 7/08 (20060101); B31B 25/00 (20060101); B65D 81/00 (20060101); B65D 75/58 (20060101); B65D 85/50 (20060101); B65D 81/36 (20060101); B65D 85/52 (20060101); B65B 25/02 (20060101); B65D 75/52 (20060101); A01G 009/02 ()

Expiration Date: 01/22/2014