A monthly journal of interest to a broad array of horticultural scientists and others interested in horticulture. Its goals are to provide information on significant research, education, extension findings and methods, and developments and trends that affect the profession.
|2013 Subscription Rates
||$100—Paper plus Online access
$65—Online access only
$425 US Paper
$445 US Online Only
$645 US Online plus Paper
$475 International Paper
$445 International Online Only
$695 International Online plus Paper
Air Mail Service: add $90 per volume
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Subject categories within HortScience include:
Reports: Original research results on various scientific and cultural aspects of horticulture and closely related subjects, such as:
- Breeding, cultivars, rootstocks, and germplasm resources
- Cropping efficiency
- Growth regulator applications
- Marketing and economics
- Pest management
- Plant pathology
- Postharvest biology and technology
- Crop Production - including:
- floricultural plants
- grapes and berries
- nursery and landscape plants
- subtropical and tropical plants
- temperate tree fruits and nuts
- Propagation and tissue culture
- Seed technology
- Soil management, fertilization, and irrigation
- Turf management
Features: Articles emphasizing and reviewing specific problem areas, new developments, national and regional topics, and more
Viewpoints: A forum for sharing experiences, opinions, and comments on issues in horticulture
Cultivar and Germplasm Releases: Recent releases, including information on original descriptions, availability and data, with photographs, and regularly published cultivar registration lists
Workshops and Colloquia: Papers on selected topics presented at workshops and colloquia during annual conferences.
HortScience is covered in the following indexing and abstracting services:
Postharvest News and Information
Review of Aromatic and Medicinal Plants
Review of Plant Pathology
Chemical Abstracts Service
Current Contents (Agriculture, Biology, and Environmental Science)
Science Citation Index
Science Citation Index Expanded
ISI Alerting Service