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-153 ginger

Zingiber officinale Rosc.

Agricultural 10/02/2023
CPVO/TQ-339/1 zinnia

Zinnia L.

Ornamental & Forestry 28/01/2023
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