Editor in Chief: Masayoshi Shigyo (Yamaguchi University)
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ISSN: 2189-0102 (Print); 2189-0110 (Online)
Impact Factor: 0.959 (2020)




  • We have changed the Author Instructions !

    As of 15 July 2019, we have changed the Author instructions,  you can submit your article either the first or corresponding author is a member of JSHS.


Important notice to those who have difficulties to make a remittance to join the JSHS

The Horticulture Journal do not currently accept submissions from those who do not have membership of the JSHS, except invitation by the editorial board. Invitation requires high scientific standard and relevance.

You may inquire the editorial office (hortj[at]jshs.jp) whether your article will be invited before submission.


Call for papers: Special Issue 'Reproductive biology of fruit and nut tree crops'

Submission deadline: 30 September 2021 31 March, 2021 (Deadline extended)

Target publication date: starting from April 2022


Operation is slowing down due to the declaration of state of emergency in Japan

Due to the declaration of state of emergency in Japan, operations of Editorial Office of The Horticulture Journal are slowing. We are still in business, but please tolerate delays in processing time.


Articles of Hort. J. is now available online free at PubHort as well as J-STAGE.

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