The mission of the journal is to bring together thought, academic research and corporate practice in all areas of Botany in a reader-friendly format. The aim of the journal is to publish high quality peer–reviewed articles in the area of Botany. The research published in the journal is practically relevant, so that the results are useful for managers in leadership roles related to projects, programs, and portfolios. Therefore, both theoretical and managerial implications of the research need to be considered. In other words, the journal seeks great contributions to both theory and practice, and strongly values both rigor and relevance.


The Editors reserve the right to reject article(s) without sending them out for review. Submitted articles must be within the scope of the journal. All submitted articles go through a double-blind peer review process Articles for the regular issue can be submitted electronically round the year. The scope includes (but not limited to) the following topics related to Botany:  

  • Plant Sciences
  • Morphology
  • Cell and Molecular Biology
  • Plant Physiology
  • Phytogeography
  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Phylogeny
  • Taxonomy
  • Molecular Genetics
  • Crop Species
  • Plant Genetics
  • Ecology
  • Plant Cell Science
  • Plant Molecular Biology
  • Plant Biochemistry
  • Plant Biophysics
  • Plant Bioinformatics
  • Structure of Woody Plants
  • Flowers and Reproduction
  • Energy Metabolism (Photosynthesis, Respiration)
  • Plant Transport Processes
  • Soils and Mineral Nutrition
  • Development and Morphogenesis
  • Genes and the Genetic Basis of Metabolism and Development
  • Genetics of Plants
  • Population Genetics and Evolution of Plants
  • Classification and Systematics
  • Algae and the Origin of Eukaryotic Cells
  • Nonvascular Plants (Mosses, Liverworts, and Hornworts)
  • Vascular Plants Without Seeds
  • Seed Plants (Gymnosperms and Angiosperms)
  • Fungi
  • Prokaryotes (Domains Bacteria and Archaea)
  • Populations and Ecosystems
  • Biomes