Title:
Tree support
United States Patent D463721


Inventors:
Boucher, Jim R. (Turlock, CA)
Application Number:
29/150928
Publication Date:
10/01/2002
Filing Date:
11/29/2001
Assignee:
BOUCHER JIM R.
Primary Class:
Field of Search:
47/43, 47/42, D8/1, 47/44
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US Patent References:
5568700Stand-off device for yieldingly supporting a tree to a tree support stakeVeneziano et al.47/43
4649666Self-stabilizing tree support assembliesNess et al.47/43
3521401TREE SUPPORTING UNITShisler47/43
D215742N/AMaxwellD8/1
D408230Support stakeEvansD8/1



Primary Examiner:
Taylor, Robin V.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
West, Michael R.
Boutin, Dentino, Gibson, Di Giusto, Hodell & West
Claims:
1. The ornamental design for a tree support, as shown and described.

Description:
FIG. 1 is a low-angle perspective of a tree support, showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view, thereof;

FIG. 3 is a bottom plan view, thereof;

FIG. 4 is an elevational view of the right-hand side, thereof;

FIG. 5 is an elevational view of the left-hand side, thereof;

FIG. 6 is a rear elevational view, thereof;

FIG. 7 is a front elevaional view, thereof;

FIG. 8 is perspective view, thereof, showing the article a lowered, retracted position, the broken line representation of a short tree and the ground surface beign included solely for illustrative purpose, forming no part of the claimed design; and,

FIG. 9 is a perspective view, as in FIG. 8 , but showing the article in a raised, extended position, the broken line representaion of a tall tree and the ground surface being included solely for illustrative purpose, forming no part of the claimed design.