Hortorum Cultus is one of nine series of Acta Scientiarum Polonorum, a scientific journal founded in 2001 by the rectors of Polish agricultural universities, supervised by the Editorial Board – representatives of these universities. In Acta Scientiarum Polonorum Hortorum Cultus we publish original research papers and review articles containing new and significant information on broad aspects of horticulture and related disciplines. The papers are published in English only, in six issues yearly. Acta Scientiarum Polonorum Hortorum Cultus is print (ISSN 1644-0692) and online (e-ISSN 2545-1405) open access journal. From 2022, the articles are made available according to CC BY 4.0 (attribution). Earlier articles are made available under the conditions CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 licence (attribution – non-commercial use – no derivative works).

ISSN: 1644-0692 (Print) ISSN: 2545-1405 (Online)

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Changing the publication fee


From February 1, 2023, new article publication fees apply. For details, see the For Authors.

Funding from the Ministry of Education and Science for 2022–2024 under the program „Development of scientific journals”


We are pleased to announce that the journal Acta Scientiarum Polonorum Hortorum Cultus has received funding from the Ministry of Education and Science for 2022–2024 under the program „Development of scientific journals” in the amount of PLN 99,000 (contract no. RCN/SP/0589/2021/1). Planned activities include: software development involving the implementation of a new version of OJS, purchase of digital object identifiers (DOI); proofreading of English translation of articles and their abstracts; professional editorial development of the journal.

ORCID numbers required


The editorial office reminds of the obligation to include in the article ORCID numbers of all co-authors in the submitted article. Obtaining an ORCID number is free of charge.

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