African Journal of Plant Science

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Abbreviation: Afr. J. Plant Sci.

Language: English

ISSN: 1996-0824

DOI: 10.5897/AJPS

Start Year: 2007

Published Articles: 628

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About AJPS


Aims & Scope

African Journal of Plant Science (AJPS)  is a peer reviewed journal. The journal is published monthly and covers all areas of of Plant Science such as:



Plant morphology

Abscission in Plants 


AJPS has an h5-index of 16 on Google Scholar Metrics


Types of Articles

Full length research

Short communications
Case studies


Open Access

AJPS is an open access journal. Abstracts and full texts of all articles published in the journals can be read online without any form of restriction.


Creative Commons

All AJPS articles are published under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0 International License. Readers can copy, distribute, transmit and adapt the work provided the original work and source is appropriately cited.



Submission of a manuscript implies that authors have met the requirements of the editorial policy and publication ethics. Authors retain the copyright of their articles published in the journal. However, authors agree that their articles remain permanently open access under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0 International License.


Review Policy

The journal operates a blind review policy. Manuscripts are reviewed by editorial board members or other qualified persons.


Manuscript Handling Fee

The manuscript handling fee for AJPS is $550 (USD).


Contacts AJPS

Editorial Office: [email protected]

Helpdesk: [email protected]


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