Numerous technical questionnaires cover specific botanical taxa.

Please take note that when filing for a Community plant variety rights application, the use of a CPVO technical questionnaire is mandatory for each of the botanical taxa where one is available within the following list.

The technical questionnaires can be consulted and downloaded from the CPVO website, or upon request, can be transmitted by the Office.

CPVO Reference Common Name Botanical Taxon Sort descending Crop Sector Publication date Downloads
CPVO/TQ-218/2 parsnip

Pastinaca sativa L.

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-109/1 pelargonium

Pelargonium L.

Ornamental & Forestry 01/07/2020
CPVO/TQ-028/2 zonal pelargonium, ivy-leaved pelargonium

Pelargonium zonale (L.) L'Hér. ex Aiton, Pelargonium peltatum (L.) L'Hér. ex Aiton

Ornamental & Forestry 19/02/2020
CPVO/TQ-189 pentas

Pentas Benth.

Ornamental & Forestry 25/10/2022
CPVO/TQ-097/1 avocado

Persea americana Mill.

Fruit 20/06/2019
CPVO/TQ-136/1 parsley

Petroselinum crispum (Mill.) Nyman ex A. W. Hill

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-212/2 petunia

Petunia Juss. and ×Petchoa J. M. H. Shaw

Ornamental & Forestry 19/02/2020
CPVO/TQ-213/2-Rev phalaenopsis

Phalaenopsis Blume, × Doritaenopsis hort.

Ornamental & Forestry 29/05/2021
CPVO/TQ-009/1 runner bean

Phaseolus coccineus L.

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-012/4 French bean

Phaseolus vulgaris L.

Vegetable 10/04/2023
CPVO/TQ-034/1 timothy

Phleum bertolonii DC., Phleum pratense L.

Agricultural 08/01/2022
CPVO/TQ-257 Phlox

Phlox L.

Ornamental & Forestry 25/09/2023
CPVO/TQ-096 Norway spruce

Picea abies (L.) H. Karst.

Ornamental & Forestry 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-337 pistachio

Pistacia vera L.

Fruit 29/03/2022
CPVO/TQ-007/2-Rev.3 pea

Pisum sativum L.

Vegetable 24/02/2023
CPVO/TQ-007/2-Rev.3 pea

Pisum sativum L.

Agricultural 24/02/2023
CPVO/TQ-315/1 plectranthus

Plectranthus L'Hér. excluding P. scutellarioides

Ornamental & Forestry 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-327 coleus

Plectranthus scutellarioides (L.) R. Br.

Ornamental & Forestry 19/04/2022
CPVO/TQ-291 oyster mushroom

Pleurotus ostratus (Jacq.) P. Kumm.

Vegetable 28/10/2022
CPVO/TQ-033/1 Kentucky bluegrass

Poa pratensis L.

Agricultural 05/03/2020
CPVO/TQ-021/1 poplar

Populus L.

Ornamental & Forestry 11/10/2018
CPVO/TQ-242/1 portulaca

Portulaca L.

Ornamental & Forestry 01/05/2020
CPVO/TQ-129 protea

Protea L.

Ornamental & Forestry 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-187/2 prunus rootstocks

Prunus L.

Fruit 20/06/2019
CPVO/TQ-070/3 apricot

Prunus armeniaca L.

Fruit 06/04/2023
CPVO/TQ-035/2 sweet cherry

Prunus avium (L.) L.

Fruit 23/05/2019
CPVO/TQ-230/1 sour cherry, duke cherry

Prunus cerasus L., Prunus × gondouinii (Poit. & Turpin) Rehder

Fruit 20/06/2019
CPVO/TQ-041/1 European plum

Prunus domestica L.

Fruit 23/05/2019
CPVO/TQ-056/2 almond

Prunus dulcis (Mill.) D. A. Webb

Fruit 02/07/2021
CPVO/TQ-253 bird cherry

Prunus padus L.

Ornamental & Forestry 24/05/2023
CPVO/TQ-053/2-Rev peach, nectarine

Prunus persica (L.) Batsch

Fruit 13/04/2023
CPVO/TQ-084/3 Japanese plum

Prunus salicina Lindl.

Fruit 21/03/2019
CPVO/TQ-284/1 pomegranate

Punica granatum L.

Fruit 20/06/2019
CPVO/TQ-147 firethorn

Pyracantha M. J. Roem

Ornamental & Forestry 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-169 pear rootstocks

Pyrus L.

Fruit 20/06/2019
CPVO/TQ-015/1 pear

Pyrus communis L.

Fruit 23/05/2019
CPVO/TQ-149 Japanese pear

Pyrus pyrifolia (Burm. f.) Nakai var. culta (Makino) Nakai

Fruit 20/06/2019
CPVO/TQ-334/1 garden ranunculus

Ranunculus L.; Ranunculus asiaticus L.; Ranunculus asiaticus L. × R. cortusifolius Willd.

Ornamental & Forestry 08/01/2022
CPVO/TQ-178/1 fodder radish, Oriental raddish

Raphanus sativus L. var. oleiformis Pers.

Agricultural 13/03/2023
CPVO/TQ-064/2-Rev-Corr radish, black raddish

Raphanus sativus L. var. sativus, Raphanus sativus L. var. niger (Miller) S. Kerner

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-062/1 rhubarb

Rheum rharbarbarum L.

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-113 Easter cactus

Rhipsalidopsis Britton et Rose including Epiphylopsis Berger

Ornamental & Forestry 19/02/2020
CPVO/TQ-042/1 rhododendron

Rhododendron L. (except Rhododendron simsii Planch. and other pot azalea varieties of the familiy Ericaceae)

Ornamental & Forestry 15/09/2021
CPVO/TQ-140/1 pot azalea

Rhododendron simsii Planch.

Ornamental & Forestry 19/02/2020
CPVO/TQ-138 jostaberry

Ribes × nidigrolaria Rud. Bauer & A. Bauer

Fruit 20/06/2019
CPVO/TQ-040/2 black currant

Ribes nigrum L.

Fruit 20/06/2019
CPVO/TQ-052/2 red currant, white currant

Ribes rubrum L.

Fruit 20/06/2019
CPVO/TQ-051/2 gooseberry

Ribes uva-crispa L.

Fruit 05/05/2020
CPVO/TQ-011/2 rose

Rosa L.

Ornamental & Forestry 09/10/2023
CPVO/TQ-043/2 raspberry

Rubus idaeus L.

Fruit 20/06/2019