Information / Plant variety rights

Can I patent a plant variety in Europe?

varietà vegetali

What kind of examination do applications for plant variety rights undergo?

What are the novelty requirements for plant varieties?

Find the answers to these and many more questions in our fact sheets on available forms of protection for plant breeders’ rights in Italy and Europe.

Additional information is provided in this section’s FAQs.

For advice on how to protect plant variety rights, please contact us.