The Journal of Plant Growth Regulation is an international publication featuring original articles on all aspects of plant growth and development. Published manuscripts report question-based research using hormonal, physiological, environmental, genetic, biophysical, developmental and/or molecular approaches to study the regulation of plant growth.

The journal also offers reviews on highly relevant areas in plant growth and development, including on interdisciplinary studies with an emphasis on plant growth and plant pathology or abiotic stress. Brief communications describing novel techniques and meeting reports, as well as thematic issues with special guest editors are also published in the journal.

  • International in scope
  • Reports on all aspects of plant growth and development
  • Features original research articles, reviews, brief communications, and novel methods
  • Publishes occasional thematic issues with special guest editors
  • Editor-in-Chief: Jutta Ludwig-Müller

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  • Jutta Ludwig-Müller
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Hybrid. Open Access options available

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2.179 (2018)
Impact factor
2.893 (2018)
Five year impact factor
56 days
Submission to first decision
162 days
Submission to acceptance
156,742 (2019)
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