American Journal of Plant Sciences

ISSN Print: 2158-2742    ISSN Online: 2158-2750

Call For Papers

    Special Issue on Research on Bean and Leguminosae


    Bean plants are a staple in many gardens and provide the gardener with an abundant crop. Growing beans requires little work. Some bean plants vine up trellises, whereas others are bushy and need no support. Both types require the same planting techniques and environment. The goal of this special issue is to provide a platform for scientists and academicians all over the world to promote, share, and discuss various new issues and developments in this area of bean and leguminosae.


    In this special issue, we invite front-line researchers and authors to submit original research and review articles that explore bean and leguminosae. In this special issue, potential topics include, but are not limited to:


    • Bean and nutrition
    • Beans and health
    • Beans and diabetes
    • Beans and heart health
    • Beans and cancer
    • Cultivation of bean
    • Bean breeding


    Authors should read over the journal’s For Authors carefully before submission. Prospective authors should submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript through the journal’s Paper Submission System.


    Please kindly specify the Special Issue” under your manuscript title. The research field “Special Issue – Research on Bean and Leguminosae” should be selected during your submission.


    Special Issue timetable:


    Submission Deadline

    August 30th, 2019

    Publication Date

              October 2019


    Guest Editor:


    For further questions or inquiries

    Please contact the Editorial Assistant at

    ajps@scirp.org