Some facts about protected varieties:
Plant protection of new plant varieties is inexistence to give new plant developers and breeders protection for their investment in their new variety.
This assists them in asserting owner’s rights and permission, for the reproduction of protected varieties.
The new varieties can be protected by Plant Breeders Rights across the European Union.
In some countries Plant Patents are the method of protection for example in the USA.
Plant Protection is time dependent from the first time a plants is sold or offered for sale.
Paul Gooderham is a leading horticulturist based in UK, who can work with professionals and individual plant enthusiasts with the development and patenting of their new varieties. You can contact him for advice on any plant protection related matters.
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