Plant Patents

MPEP 1600 – Plant Patents

A plant patent is protection for an inventor who has invented or discovered an asexually reproduced distinct and new variety of plant.

This can’t be tuber propagated plant a plant found in an uncultivated state or bacteria. However, it can be a plant capable of sexual reproduction if they themselves were asexually reproduced or where produced from seed.

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