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 Sort descending Botanical Taxon Crop Sector Publication date Downloads
CPVO/TQ-192 ornamental apple

Malus Mill.

Ornamental & Forestry 20/02/2020
CPVO/TQ-X02 ornamental fig (others than Ficus benjamina L.)

Ficus L.

Ornamental & Forestry 01/07/2020
CPVO/TQ-176/3 osteospermum

Osteospermum L. and hybrids with Dimorphoteca Vaill.

Ornamental & Forestry 05/05/2021
CPVO/TQ-291 oyster mushroom

Pleurotus ostratus (Jacq.) P. Kumm.

Vegetable 28/10/2022
CPVO/TQ-264 papaya

Carica papaya L.

Fruit 26/04/2022
CPVO/TQ-136/1 parsley

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

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-218/2 parsnip

Pastinaca sativa L.

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-007/2-Rev.3 pea

Pisum sativum L.

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

Pisum sativum L.

Vegetable 24/02/2023
CPVO/TQ-053/2-Rev peach, nectarine

Prunus persica (L.) Batsch

Fruit 13/04/2023
CPVO/TQ-015/1 pear

Pyrus communis L.

Fruit 23/05/2019
CPVO/TQ-169 pear rootstocks

Pyrus L.

Fruit 20/06/2019
CPVO/TQ-109/1 pelargonium

Pelargonium L.

Ornamental & Forestry 01/07/2020
CPVO/TQ-189 pentas

Pentas Benth.

Ornamental & Forestry 25/10/2022
CPVO/TQ-G03 perennials (ornamental)

Perennials (ornamental)

Ornamental & Forestry 13/04/2021
CPVO/TQ-092 persimmon

Diospyros kaki Thunb.

Fruit 20/06/2019
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-257 Phlox

Phlox L.

Ornamental & Forestry 25/09/2023
CPVO/TQ-337 pistachio

Pistacia vera L.

Fruit 29/03/2022
CPVO/TQ-315/1 plectranthus

Plectranthus L'Hér. excluding P. scutellarioides

Ornamental & Forestry 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-024/1 poinsettia

Euphorbia pulcherrima Willd. ex Klotzsch and its hybrids

Ornamental & Forestry 20/02/2020
CPVO/TQ-284/1 pomegranate

Punica granatum L.

Fruit 20/06/2019
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-140/1 pot azalea

Rhododendron simsii Planch.

Ornamental & Forestry 19/02/2020
CPVO/TQ-023/3 potato

Solanum tuberosum L.

Agricultural 23/08/2017
CPVO/TQ-G04 potplants (ornamental)

Pot plants (ornamental)

Ornamental & Forestry 20/02/2020
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-155/1 pumpkin

Cucurbita maxima Duchesne

Vegetable 22/01/2021
CPVO/TQ-100 quince (fruit varieties and rootstock varieties)

Cydonia oblonga Mill.

Fruit 20/06/2019
CPVO/TQ-328/1 quinoa

Chenopodium quinoa Wild.

Agricultural 02/06/2022
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-036/3 rape seed

Brassica napus L. emend. Metzg.

Agricultural 01/05/2020
CPVO/TQ-043/2 raspberry

Rubus idaeus L.

Fruit 20/06/2019
CPVO/TQ-005/1 red clover

Trifolium pratense L.

Agricultural 08/01/2022
CPVO/TQ-052/2 red currant, white currant

Ribes rubrum L.

Fruit 20/06/2019
CPVO/TQ-180 rescue grass

Bromus catharticus var. catharticus

Agricultural 01/12/2022
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-062/1 rhubarb

Rheum rharbarbarum L.

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-016/3 rice

Oryza sativa L.

Agricultural 20/11/2015
CPVO/TQ-011/2 rose

Rosa L.

Ornamental & Forestry 09/10/2023
CPVO/TQ-X15 rudbeckia

Rudbeckia sp.

Ornamental & Forestry 28/02/2023
CPVO/TQ-009/1 runner bean

Phaseolus coccineus L.

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-058/1-Rev rye

Secale cereale L.

Agricultural 29/04/2022
CPVO/TQ-004/2 ryegrass

Lolium perenne L., Lolium multiflorum Lam. spp. italicum (A. Br.) Vokart, Lolium multiflorum Lam. spp. non alternativumLolium multiflorum Lam. var. westerwoldicum Wittmt., Lolium multiflorum Lam. spp. alternativum; Lolium boucheanum Kunth, Lolium x hybridum Hausskn.; Lolium rigidum Gaudin

Agricultural 22/03/2019
CPVO/TQ-134 safflower

Carthamus tinctorius L.

Agricultural 13/03/2023
CPVO/TQ-017/1 saintpaulia, African violet

Saintpaulia ionantha H. Wendl.

Ornamental & Forestry 19/02/2020
CPVO/TQ-316/1 salvia

Salvia L.

Ornamental & Forestry 19/02/2020