Horticultural Biotechnology Research

The Horticultural Biotechnology Research is a peer-reviewed, open access journal that publishes articles in all the in the fields of Horticultural Biotechnology.

Submission

The journal welcomes the submission of original manuscripts (Please see Plagiarism Policy) that meet the general criteria of significance and scientific excellence. The journal publishes Review Articles, Regular Articles and Short Communications. For detailed guide for preparation of manuscript please visit Author’s Guide and for submitting, please sign in the Online Submission page. If the author experiences any difficulties during online submission, contact hbr@scienceflora.org for support.

Peer Review

Soon after submission, the article will be screened for plagiarism checking with iThenticate software. The articles those passed the iThenticate screening, will be peer-reviewed with two external peer reviewers. After revision, before final acceptance, the article will be again screened for plagiarism. The acceptance criteria for all papers are the quality and originality of the research, its significance to the scientific community and interest to a wide audience.

Frequency

Horticultural Biotechnology Research is a bimonthly journal (6 issues per volume per year), but the articles will be published immediately after proof corrections, means; the articles will be added to the current issues continuously without any delay. This helps the journal in rapid publication of accepted articles.

Manuscripts will be published online as soon as the authors approved the final proof. Therefore, there will not be a delay period for accepted articles to be published online.