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 Sort descending Common Name Botanical Taxon Crop Sector Publication date Downloads
CPVO/TQ-280/1 heuchera, heucherella

Heuchera L., × Heucherella H. R. Wehrh.

Ornamental & Forestry 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-281/2 echinacea, cone flower

Echinacea Moench

Ornamental & Forestry 16/01/2023
CPVO/TQ-282 shitake

Lentinula edodes (Berk.) egler

Vegetable 15/11/2022
CPVO/TQ-283/1 oncidium

Oncidium Sw.

Ornamental & Forestry 08/01/2022
CPVO/TQ-284/1 pomegranate

Punica granatum L.

Fruit 20/06/2019
CPVO/TQ-285 coriander

Coriandrum sativum L.

Vegetable 13/10/2023
CPVO/TQ-286/1 hebe

Hebe Comm. ex. Juss.

Ornamental & Forestry 07/02/2020
CPVO/TQ-287 lomandra

Lomandra Labill.

Ornamental & Forestry 14/05/2020
CPVO/TQ-288/1 flax-lily, dianella

Dianella Lam. ex Juss.

Ornamental & Forestry 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-291 oyster mushroom

Pleurotus ostratus (Jacq.) P. Kumm.

Vegetable 28/10/2022
CPVO/TQ-292 sesame

Sesamum indicum L.

Agricultural 01/12/2022
CPVO/TQ-293/1 lobelia erinus

Lobelia L.

Ornamental & Forestry 01/05/2020
CPVO/TQ-294/1-Rev.5 tomato Rootstocks

Solanum lycopersicum L. × Solanum habrochaites S. Knapp & D. M. Spooner

Vegetable 09/04/2022
CPVO/TQ-296/1 eucalyptus

Eucalyptus L’Hér.

Ornamental & Forestry 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-298/1 mandevilla

Mandevilla sanderi (Hemsl.) Woodson, Mandevilla × amabilis (Backh. & Backh. f.) Dress

Ornamental & Forestry 07/02/2020
CPVO/TQ-299/1 hosta

Hosta Tratt.

Ornamental & Forestry 07/02/2020
CPVO/TQ-301 lilac

Syringa L.

Ornamental & Forestry 18/11/2021
CPVO/TQ-305/1 campanula

Campanula L.

Ornamental & Forestry 11/03/2021
CPVO/TQ-307/1 China aster

Callistephus chinensis (L.) Nees

Ornamental & Forestry 01/05/2020
CPVO/TQ-311/1 cucurbita maxima x cucurbita moschata

Cucurbita maxima Duch. x Cucurbita moschata Duch.

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-313/1 bottle gourd, calabash

Lagenaria siceraria (Molina) Standl.

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-315/1 plectranthus

Plectranthus L'Hér. excluding P. scutellarioides

Ornamental & Forestry 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-316/1 salvia

Salvia L.

Ornamental & Forestry 19/02/2020
CPVO/TQ-317/1 cordyline, cabbage tree, torquay palm

Cordyline Comm. ex Juss. excluding C. brasiliensis Planch. and C. fruticosa (L.) A. Chev.

Ornamental & Forestry 04/02/2020
CPVO/TQ-320/1 abelia

Abelia R. Br.

Ornamental & Forestry 04/02/2020
CPVO/TQ-323/1 aglaonema

Aglaonema Schott

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

Plectranthus scutellarioides (L.) R. Br.

Ornamental & Forestry 19/04/2022
CPVO/TQ-328/1 quinoa

Chenopodium quinoa Wild.

Agricultural 02/06/2022
CPVO/TQ-330/1 hardy geranium

Geranium L.

Ornamental & Forestry 15/12/2021
CPVO/TQ-331 calendula

Calendula L.

Ornamental & Forestry 29/04/2022
CPVO/TQ-333 gazania, treasure flower

Gazania Gaerth.

Ornamental & Forestry 20/08/2020
CPVO/TQ-334/1 garden ranunculus

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

Ornamental & Forestry 08/01/2022
CPVO/TQ-336/1 coreopsis

Coreopsis L.

Ornamental & Forestry 08/01/2022
CPVO/TQ-337 pistachio

Pistacia vera L.

Fruit 29/03/2022
CPVO/TQ-339/1 zinnia

Zinnia L.

Ornamental & Forestry 28/01/2023

to be used for species not covered by a specific TQ

Fruit 25/09/2018

to be used for species not covered by a specific TQ

Agricultural 25/09/2018

to be used for species not covered by a specific TQ

Vegetable 25/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-G02 cut flowers

Cut flowers

Ornamental & Forestry 20/02/2020
CPVO/TQ-G03 perennials (ornamental)

Perennials (ornamental)

Ornamental & Forestry 13/04/2021
CPVO/TQ-G04 potplants (ornamental)

Pot plants (ornamental)

Ornamental & Forestry 20/02/2020
CPVO/TQ-G05 trees / shrubs / woody climbers (ornamental)

Trees / Shrubs / Woody Climbers (ornamental)

Ornamental & Forestry 25/01/2022
CPVO/TQ-X01 bidens

Bidens L.

Ornamental & Forestry 01/04/2022
CPVO/TQ-X02 ornamental fig (others than Ficus benjamina L.)

Ficus L.

Ornamental & Forestry 01/07/2020
CPVO/TQ-X03/1 fuchsia

Fuchsia L.

Ornamental & Forestry 07/02/2020
CPVO/TQ-X04/1 holly, ilex

Ilex L.

Ornamental & Forestry 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-X05/1 sugarbeet components

Beta vulgaris L. ssp. vulgaris var. saccharifera Alef. (syn. Beta vulgaris L. ssp. vulgaris var. altissima Döll)

Agricultural 11/10/2018
CPVO/TQ-X06/1 begonia

Begonia L.

Ornamental & Forestry 04/02/2020
CPVO/TQ-X07 hyacinth

Hyacinthus orientalis L.

Ornamental & Forestry 07/04/2020
CPVO/TQ-X08 crocus

Crocus L.

Ornamental & Forestry 14/08/2020