Plant Science Today

Visitor locationsPlant Science Today (PST; ISSN: 2348-1900; DOI: 10.14719/pst; CODEN: PSTLEH) is an open access journal devoted to publish research papers from all areas of plant science to share advances to a wider audience. Currently our user registrations are from 154 countries (see PST's country list). The journal publishes research and review papers and is indexed in Google Scholar and many other indexing/abstracting services

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The journal invites submission of manuscripts that meet the general criteria of significance and scientific excellence, and will publish:

  • Original articles (research paper, short communications, etc)
  • Review articles
  • Conference reports
  • Book reviews
  • Etc.

Interested in submitting to this journal? We recommend that you review the About the Journal page for the journal's section policies, as well as the Author Guidelines. Authors need to register with the journal prior to submitting or, if already registered, can simply log in and begin the five-step process. Alternatively, you may submit your manuscript to for consideration.

Principal Contact

Dr. K. K. Sabu

Jawaharlal Nehru Tropical Botanic Garden and Research Institute (JNTBGRI), Thiruvananthapuram - 695562, India



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Vol 3, No 3 (2016)

Table of Contents

Review Articles

Cassava: meeting the global protein need PDF
Vasavi Rama Karri, Nirmala Nalluri 304-311

Research Articles

First evidences for induced pseudo-viviparous germination in Ageratina adenophora (Crofton weed), a common alien weed of Darjeeling Himalaya, India PDF
Narayan C. Karmakar, Anjan Hazra 249-257
Classical Single Factor Optimisation of Parameters for Phenolic Antioxidant Extraction from Tamarind Seed (Tamarindus indica) PDF
Atreyi Sarkar, Uma Ghosh 258-266
In vitro evaluation of antibiotic performances on Trichoderma harzianum and some crop infecting fungi PDF
Md. Moshiur Rahman Akonda, Raihan Mujib Himel, Mohammad Ali, Md. Syeful Islam 267-271
Three new additions to the grass (Poaceae) flora of Manipur, India PDF
Kangjam Tilotama Devi, Potsangbam Kumar Singh, Debjyoti Bhattacharyya 272-281
Biosorption of Mn (II) by Spirogyra verrucosa collected from Manganese Mine Water PDF
Shailesh Rambhau Bansod, P B Nandkar 282-292
Correlation coefficients, path analysis and disease reaction between yield and yield components in Potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) genotypes in Bale, South Eastern Ethiopia PDF
Getachew Workalemahu, Wassu Mohammed 293-297
Phytoextraction of cadmium and lead by three vegetable-crop plants PDF
Syed Yakub Ali, Sambhu Nath Banerjee, Shibani Chaudhury 298-303

Special Section: Target constituents in medicinal, aromatic and food plants

Effects of different factors influencing the essential oil properties of Thymus vulgaris L. PDF
Zsuzsanna Pluhár, Dóra Szabó, Szilvia Sárosi 312-326
Acute consumption of Peppermint and Chamomile teas produce contrasting effects on cognition and mood in healthy young adults PDF
Mark Moss, Robert Jones, Lucy Moss, Richard Cutter, Keith Wesnes 327-336