About Journal

Scientific Journal of Flowers and Ornamental Plants is a specialist scientific journal issued by the Scientific Society for Flowers and Ornamental Plants (registered under No. 5144/2013, Giza, Egypt). The main objective of the journal is to encourage scientific research in the field of flowers and ornamental plants and in turn to develop this important sector. The journal is published in yearly volumes, each one including four numbers issued in the months of March, June, September, and December. The first issue of the journal has been published in March 2014. Since the beginning, 3 volumes, 8 issues, and more than 60 specialist research papers have been published (till June 2016). The following themes are covered by the journal: Flowers and ornamental plants, Landscape gardening, Botanical gardens, Timber Trees and Forestry, Medicinal and aromatic plants, Palms & palm-like, Postharvest of cut flowers and green leaves, Ornamental plants handling, Tissue culture (for ornamental plants), Soil-less culture  (for ornamental plants), Organic culture  (for ornamental plants) and Ornamental plants breeding.  

Copyright policy: 

The journal allows the author(s) to hold the copyright, and to retain publishing rights without any restrictions. 

 Open access:

SJFOP is an Open Access journal. Users have the right to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of articles under the following conditions: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0). 

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The journal has a strict policy against plagiarism. All submitted manuscripts are checked for plagiarism using professional plagiarism-checking software. Submitted manuscripts with an unacceptable similarity index resulting from plagiarism are rejected immediately.