Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Journal of Plant Studies is striving to provide the best platform for researchers and scholars worldwide to exchange their latest findings. The scopes of the journal include, but are not limited to, the following topics: plant anatomy and morphology, plant ecology, plant physiology, pathology, plant growth regulation, plant molecular biology, plant cell, tissue and organ culture.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

The journal uses double-blind system for peer-review; both reviewers and authors' identities remain anonymous. The paper will be peer-reviewed by three experts; two reviewers from outside and one editor from the journal typically involve in reviewing a submission.


Publication Frequency

2015 Semiannual, published in March and September

2014 Semiannual, published in March and September

2013 Semiannual, published in March and September

2012 Semiannual, published in March and September


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...




CABI's full text

Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS)

Directory of Research Journal Indexing


Electronic Journals Library

Google Scholar

InfoBase Index

International Impact Factor Services (IIFS)

Journal Impact Factor



Open Academic Journals Index (OAJI)

PKP Open Archives Harvester


Scientific Indexing Services

SJIF - Scientific Journal Impact Factor


Standard Periodical Directory

Universal Impact Factor



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Journal of Plant Studies   ISSN 1927-0461 (Print)   ISSN 1927-047X (Online)

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