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eJHS (European Journal of Horticultural Science - ISSN: 1611-4426 print and 1611-4434 online) publishes original research articles and reviews on significant plant science discoveries and new or modified methodologies and technologies with a broad international and cross-disciplinary interest in the scope of global horticulture.
eJHS focus is on applied and fundamental aspects of the entire food value chain, ranging from breeding, production, processing, trading to retailing of horticultural crops and commodities in temperate, subtropical and tropical regions. In particular eJHS emphasizes integrated crop management strategies during the preharvest and postharvest stages, aiming at sustainably increasing the quantity and quality of horticultural products.
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DOI: 10.17660/eJHS.2023/028     Original article

Differences in photosynthetic characteristics of reproductive branches at different leaf positions of Rosa roxburghii on the Yunnan Guizhou Plateau

Zhang Chao, Qin Wen, Fang Yumei, Guo Lina and Wei Linjuan
Liupanshui Normal University, Liupanshui, Guizhou, China

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DOI: 10.17660/eJHS.2023/029     Original article

Onion AcCDF4 ectopia overexpression regulates flowering and abiotic stress response in Arabidopsis

Lei Qin1,2, Yuqi Zhang1,2, Xiong Wu3, Jie Sheng1,2, Huili Ma1,2, Yifan Geng 1,2 and Yong Wang 1,2
1 Key Laboratory of Biology and Genetic Improvement of Horticultural Crops (Northeast Region), Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs/Northeast Agricultural University, Harbin, P.R. China
2 College of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, Northeast Agricultural University, Harbin, P.R. China
3 Vegetable Research Institute of Shandong Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Key Laboratory for Biology of Greenhouse Vegetables of Shandong Province, National Improvement Center for Vegetables, Shandong Branch, Ji’nan, China

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DOI: 10.17660/eJHS.2023/030     Original article

Substrate amended with solid humic substances improved ‘Micro-Tom’ tomato (Solanum lycopersicum L.) growth

Kuan Qin, J.T. Harvey, Chungkeun Lee and D.I. Leskovar
Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center, Texas A&M University, Uvalde, TX, U.S.A.

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DOI: 10.17660/eJHS.2023/031     Original article

Use of high concentrations of ethyl methanesulfonate to induce flower mutation and improve flowering in African violets

A. Ghimire and Jong-Yi Fang
Department of Tropical Agriculture and International Cooperation, National Pingtung University of Science and Technology, Pingtung, Taiwan

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DOI: 10.17660/eJHS.2023/032     Original article

Summer pruning and pneumatic preharvest-defoliation affect the light distribution within the canopy and improve the fruit quality of two bicolored apple cultivars

C. Andergassen1,2, D.A. Hey1, D. Pichler1, M. Peterlin1, M. Kelderer1, P. Robatscher1 and M. Tagliavini2
1 Laimburg Research Centre, Pfatten (Vadena), Auer (Ora), Italy
2 Faculty of Science and Technology, Free University of Bolzano, Bolzano, Italy

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DOI: 10.17660/eJHS.2023/033     Original article

Systemic induction of ß-1,3-glucanase and chitinase activities in black rot resistant mutants of Dendrobium ‘Earsakul’ in response to Phytophthora palmivora infection

A. Khairum1, W. Chueakhunthod1, K. Siwapitakpong1, P. Pornbungkerd2, A. Tharapreuksapong 2 and P.A. Tantasawat1
1 School of Crop Production Technology, Institute of Agricultural Technology, Suranaree University of Technology, Muang District, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand
2 Center for Scientific and Technological Equipment, Suranaree University of Technology, Muang District, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand

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