American Journal of Plant Sciences

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

Call For Papers

    Special Issue on Herbs & Medicinal Plants


    Medicinal plants have long been utilized in traditional medicine and worldwide ethnomedicine. Medicinal plants are essential in healthcare, both in terms of self-medication and for national health services, and expressed concern about the consequences of loss of plant diversity. 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 herbs & medicinal plants.


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



    • Medicinal plants resources
    • Medicinal plants cultivation
    • Pharmacology and toxicology
    • Herbal medicine extraction technology
    • The composition of herbal medicine
    • Importance of some herbs with their medicinal values



    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 - Herbs & Medicinal Plants” should be selected during your submission.


    Special Issue timetable:


    Submission Deadline

    September 30th, 2019

    Publication Date

              November 2019


    Guest Editor:


    For further questions or inquiries

    Please contact the Editorial Assistant at

    ajps@scirp.org