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, mushrooms 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).

Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences changed to double-blind reviewing
The Publishing Board of the CAAS is pleased to announce its movement to a double-blind review process  (November 1, 2018).


Current issue

Original Paper

The results of consumer preference testing of popular apple cultivars at the end of the storage season 

Jan Blažek, František Paprštein, Lubor Zelený, Jana Křelinová
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 46 (2019): 115-122abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Effect of lime concentration on pear’s rootstock/scion combinations

Akbar Esmaeili, Hamid Abdollahi, Masoud Bazgir, Vahid Abdossi
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 46 (2019): 123-131abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

The evolution of some nutritional parameters of the tomato fruit during the harvesting stages 

Soare Rodica, Dinu Maria, Apahidean Alexandru-Ioan, Soare Marin
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 46 (2019): 132-137abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Plant growth, yield, and fruit quality of tomato affected by biodegradable and non-degradable mulches

Agnieszka Sekara, Robert Pokluda, Eugenio Cozzolino, Luisa del Piano, Antonio Cuciniello, Gianluca Caruso
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 46 (2019): 138-145abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Molecular S-genotyping of sweet cherry (Prunus avium L.) genetic resources

Josef Patzak, Alena Henychová, František Paprštein, Jiří Sedlák
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 46 (2019): 146-152abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

In-package moisture supports quality maintenance of white asparagus 

Bernhard Brueckner
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 46 (2019): 153-161abstractdownload PDF

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