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).

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

Influence of chemotherapy on development and production of virus free in vitro strawberry plants

Jiří Sedlák, František Paprštein, Jana Suchá
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 46 (2019): 53-56abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

The effect of cover crops on the yield of carrot (Daucus carota L.) in ploughless and conventional tillage

Marzena Błażewicz-Woźniak, Dariusz Wach, Elżbieta Patkowska, Mirosław Konopiński
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 46 (2019): 57-64abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Liming, phosphorus and zinc influence on soil nematode community structure at hot pepper 

Ivana Varga, Teuta Benković-Lačić, Zdenko Lončarić, Brigita Popović and Mirjana Brmež
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 46 (2019): 65-71abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Effect of planting time and supplemental irradiation on growth and flowering of Lachenalia ‘Romaud’ 

Anna Kapczyńska
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 46 (2019): 72-80abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Stomatal anatomy and closing ability is affected by supplementary light intensity in rose (Rosa hybrida L.)

Dimitrios Fanourakis, Benita Hyldgaard, Habtamu Giday, Isaac Aulik, Dimitris Bouranis, Oliver Körner, Carl-Otto Ottosen
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 46 (2019): 81-89abstractdownload PDFsupplementary material
Original Paper

Cryopreservation of Caninae rose shoot tips guarantees biochemical stability and pollination potential
monitored in four-year-old regenerants

Bożena Pawłowska, Jarmila Neugebauerova, Monika Bieniasz, Bożena Szewczyk-Taranek, Ivo Ondrasek
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 46 (2019): 90-97abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Testing the potential of LEDs to enhance growth and quality characteristics of Salvia fruticosa

Filippos Bantis, Kalliopi Radoglou
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 46 (2019): 98-106abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Modelling evapotranspiration of soilless cut roses ‘Red Naomi’ based on climatic and crop predictors

Ana Costa, Isabel Poças, Mário Cunha
Hort. Sci. (Prague), 46 (2019): 107-114abstractdownload PDF

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