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South African Journal of Botany

South African Journal of Botany

Research
Impact Score* 2.6

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Research Impact Score*: 2.6
Impact Factor: 3.111
Citescore: 4.3
SCIMAGO SJR: 0.479
SCIMAGO H-index: 68
Research Ranking (Plant Science and Agronomy) 84
Number of Best scientists*: 44
Documents by best scientists*: 88

Journal Information

ISSN: 0254-6299
Publisher: South African Journal of Botany
Editors-in-Chief: Johannes van Staden

Aims & Scope of the Journal

South African Journal of Botany publishes original research documents in the field of General Chemistry and Plant Science. The journal is intended for professors, practitioners and researchers who are involved in such subjects of academic research. The primary research topics disseminated in this journal consist of Botany, Ecology, Traditional medicine, Horticulture and Agronomy.
The publication protocol for South African Journal of Botany is to publish novel original documents that have been extensively reviewed by skilled scientific experts. The journal encourages submissions from the research community where the priority will be on the innovativeness and the practical importance of the published findings.


South African Journal of Botany is covered by many abstracting/indexing services including Scopus, Journal Citation Reports ( Clarivate ) and Research.com. Many prominent scholars considered this journal to publish their scholarly documents including J. Van Staden, J. Van Staden, Felix D. Dakora, Felix D. Dakora and Ed T.F. Witkowski.


For additional details on the rules and submission provisions for authors, it is recommended to visit the official website for the journal for South African Journal of Botany at https://www.journals.elsevier.com/south-african-journal-of-botany .

Best Scientists who published in this Journal

J. Van Staden

J. Van Staden

University of KwaZulu-Natal

Publications: 15

Ed T.F. Witkowski

Ed T.F. Witkowski

University of the Witwatersrand

Publications: 7

Felix D. Dakora

Felix D. Dakora

Tshwane University of Technology

Publications: 7

Jeremy J. Midgley

Jeremy J. Midgley

University of Cape Town

Publications: 6

Jill M. Farrant

Jill M. Farrant

University of Cape Town

Publications: 4

Parvaiz Ahmad

Parvaiz Ahmad

King Saud University

Publications: 3

Chedly Abdelly

Chedly Abdelly

Center of Biotechnogy of Borj Cédria

Publications: 3

Ming Dong

Ming Dong

Chinese Academy of Sciences

Publications: 2

Knut Asbjørn Solhaug

Knut Asbjørn Solhaug

Norwegian University of Life Sciences

Publications: 2

Bilquees Gul

Bilquees Gul

University of Karachi

Publications: 2

Shamsul Hayat

Shamsul Hayat

Aligarh Muslim University

Publications: 2

Antonio Evidente

Antonio Evidente

University of Naples Federico II

Publications: 2

Jolanda Roux

Jolanda Roux

University of Pretoria

Publications: 2

David J. Midmore

David J. Midmore

Central Queensland University

Publications: 1

Stanley Lutts

Stanley Lutts

Université Catholique de Louvain

Publications: 1

Welington Luiz Araújo

Welington Luiz Araújo

Universidade de São Paulo

Publications: 1

*The metrics for this journal are compiled based on the data for scientists listed under Plant Science and Agronomy