Horticultural Science (HORTSCI)

ISSN 0862-867X (Print)
ISSN 1805-9333 (On-line)

  • An international peer-reviewed journal published under the auspices of the Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences and financed by the Ministry of Agriculture of the Czech Republic. Published since 1976 (by 1999 under the title Zahradnictví)
  • The journal is administered by an international Managing Editorial Board
  • Editor-in-Chief: Ing. Jan Blažek, CSc.
  • Executive Editor: Ing. Eva Karská
  • The journal is published quarterly


Thematic scope

The journal publishes results of basic and applied research from all areas of horticulture – fruit growing, vegetable growing, viniculture, floriculture, medicinal plants, ornamental gardening, garden and landscape architecture. The main concern is on plants growing under the conditions of moderate temperate zone. Original scientific papers, short communications and review articles are published in the journal. Papers are published in English (British spelling).


Current issue

Original Paper

Lower nitrogen nutrition determines higher phenolic content of organic apples 

Juozas Lanauskas, Darius Kviklys, Mindaugas Liaudanskas, Valdimaras Janulis, Nobertas Uselis, Jonas Viškelis, Pranas Viškelis
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 44 (2017): 113-119abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Determination of antioxidant activities of some apple cultivars 

Lütfi Pirlak, Gülüstan Ünüvar, Nilda Ersoy
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 44 (2017): 120-125abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Evaluation of several dessert cultivars of plum, new under climatic conditions of Poland

Agnieszka Głowacka, Elżbieta Rozpara
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 44 (2017): 126-132abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Germination of red raspberry seeds as affected by origin and chemical scarification

Edward Żurawicz*, Agnieszka Masny, Jolanta Kubik,
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 44 (2017): 133-140abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Newly introduced strawberry genotypes for Nordic Baltic conditions 

Ave Kikas, Liina Arus, Hedi Kaldmäe, Asta-Virve Libek
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 44 (2017): 141-147abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Effect of combined seasonal coverage on northern production of strawberry (Fragaria ananassa Duch)

Eivind Uleberg, Inger Martinussen, Ragnar Samuelsen
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 44 (2017): 148-155abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Landscape changes of Prague outskirts from 1990 to 2012

Tomáš Veith, Matouš Jebavý
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 44 (2017): 156-161abstractdownload PDF

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