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Open source patents? [duplicate]

I would like to be able to patent the design for an apparatus I made, I don't care about royalties I just want to spread the idea in a citable way that can't be patented by someone else for profit. Is ...
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How does an “open release” affect enforcement of plant patents?

The following excerpt (with patent links added) is from Making Sense of New Apple Varieties, Trademarks and Clubs: Current Status (2009): ‘Cameo’ (‘Caudle’): An open release, this variety was a ...