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 Crop Sector Sort descending Publication date Downloads
CPVO/TQ-313/1 bottle gourd, calabash

Lagenaria siceraria (Molina) Standl.

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-037 turnip

Brassica rapa L. var. rapa L.

Vegetable 11/07/2019
CPVO/TQ-210 lentil

Lens culinaris Medik.

Vegetable 25/04/2022
CPVO/TQ-282 shitake

Lentinula edodes (Berk.) egler

Vegetable 15/11/2022
CPVO/TQ-291 oyster mushroom

Pleurotus ostratus (Jacq.) P. Kumm.

Vegetable 28/10/2022
CPVO/TQ-285 coriander

Coriandrum sativum L.

Vegetable 13/10/2023