The Journal of Horticultural Sciences (ISSN 0973-354X) is published biannually since June 2006 by the Society for Promotion of Horticulture (SPH) hosted at the ICAR-Indian Institute of Horticultural Research (ICAR-IIHR), Bengaluru 560089. The journal in the year 2016 was flipped as Open Access journal and all the articles published including the back issues were made available publicly on the SPH website's journal page, Journal of Horticultural Sciences under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0). See the old website at

The scope and focus of the journal is on all branches of horticulture and other cognate disciplines and publishes review articles, research papers and short communications of both basic and applied aspects of original research. Its overall goal is to apprise the scientists and all the stakeholders who are interested in horticulture about recent scientific advancement and extension findings.

Dear readers & authors, please be informed that this JHS website is being developed exclusively for the Journal of Horticultural Sciences delianting from the Society for Promotion of Horticulture. For accessing the archives, please visit


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