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

Influence of the pruning system on the growth and productivity of slender spindle apple trees 

Josef Sus, Radka Zeinerová, Lukáš Zíka
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 45 (2018): 55-63abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Productivity and tree performance of new plum cultivars from the Czech Republic

Jan Blažek, Lubor Zelený, Jana Křelinová
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 45 (2018): 64-68abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Apple rootstock trials at Warsaw University of Life Sciences-SGGW, Poland 

Cezary Piestrzeniewicz*, Dariusz Wrona, Ewa Jadczuk-Tobjasz, Andrzej Sadowski
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 45 (2018): 69-75abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

The effect of using grafted seedlings on the yield and quality of tomatoes grown in greenhouses 

Rodica Soare, Maria Dinu, Cristina Babeanu
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 45 (2018): 76-82abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Essential factors for in vitro regeneration of rose and a protocol for plant regeneration from leaves 

Inas Mohamed Ali Mahmoud, Anber Mahmoud Ahmed Hassanein
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 45 (2018): 83-91abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Fruit production from Opuntia ficus-indica ecotypes in comparison to commercial Italian clones 

Carlos Manuel Gaspar Reis, Luiz Carlos Gazarini, Maria Margarida Ribeiro
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 45 (2018): 92-100abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Restoration of a Rudolfine Mannerist historical castle garden

Veronika Vonešová, Oldřich Vacek, Jan Vaněk
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 45 (2018): 101-110abstractdownload PDF

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