About this Journal
Horticultural Science and Technology (abbr. Hortic. Sci. Technol., herein ‘HST’; ISSN, 1226-8763), one of the two official journals of the Korean Society for Horticultural Science (KSHS), was launched in 1998 to provides scientific and professional publication on technology and sciences of horticultural area. As an international journal, HST is published in English and Korean, bimonthly on the last day of even number months, and indexed in ‘SCIE’, ‘SCOPUS’ and ‘CABI’. The HST is devoted for the publication of technical and academic papers and review articles on such arears as cultivation physiology, protected horticulture, postharvest technology, genetics and breeding, tissue culture and biotechnology, and other related to vegetables, fruit, ornamental, and herbal plants.
Research Article
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Changes in the Activity of Peroxidase and Dehydrogenase in Pear Pollen During Germination under Different Storage Conditions

Yong-Su Song, Sang-Hyun Lee, Jung-An Jo, Seung-Hee Choi, Dong-Jun Seo, Seung Gon Wi, Ung Yang, and Woo-Jin Jung*
The duration of room temperature (RT) exposure directly affects the performance of pollen, and loss of pollen germination occurs within 12 h of exposure to RT. A germination rate of 55.9% was observed in the moisture-treated cold storage (MC) treatment. On the other han... more
December. 2018
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Influence of Organic and Inorganic Fertilizer Application on Red Pepper Yield, Soil Chemical Properties, and Soil Enzyme Activities

Gopal Selvakumar, Pyoung Ho Yi, Seong Eun Lee, and Seung Gab Han*
Green manures and compost have been widely used as alternatives to chemical fertilizers. The present study aimed to assess the changes in red pepper ... ... more
December. 2018
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Influence of Winter and Summer Pruning on Bush Growth, Yield and Fruit Qualities in the Southern Highbush Blueberry ‘Misty’

Dong Il Kang, Mi Hee Shin, Soo Gyeong Lee, Hong Lim Kim, and Jin Gook Kim*
This study was conducted to determine the effects of winter and summer pruning on bush growth, yield, and fruit quality in the six-year-old southern highbush blueberry ... ... more
December. 2018
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Shoot Growth, Flowering, and Fruit Development of Passion Fruit (Passiflora edulis var. edulis Sims.) in Response to Cold-Temperature Cut-off

Chan Kyu Lim, Soonja Oh*, and Seok Chan Koh
We investigated the effects of temperature cut-offs during the cold season on chlorophyll fluorescence response, shoot growth, flowering, and fruit development in passion fruit ... ... more
December. 2018
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Growth Characteristics, Antixoident Capacity and Total Phenolic Content of Lettuce According to Generation Position of Air Anion in a Closed-type Plant Factory

Jin-Ho Won, Jung Hyun Lee, Byeong Hyo Cho, Chung-Su Han, and Tae Hwan Kang*
This study investigated the growth characteristics of lettuce (Lactuca sativa L. ‘Jeokchima’) according to the position of air anion treatment in a closed-type plant factory. The experimental ... ... more
December. 2018
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Shortwave Infrared Hyperspectral Imaging Can Predict Moisture Content in Grafted Cucumber Seedlings

Sung Hyuk Jang, Yong Kee Hwang, Ho Jun Lee, Jae Su Lee, Won Suk Lee, and Yong Hyeon Kim*
This study aimed to develop statistical model for predicting the moisture content in grafted cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.) by analyzing shortwave infrared hyperspectral images ... ... more
December. 2018
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High Electrical Conductivity of Nutrient Solution and Application of Methyl Jasmonate Promote Phenylpropanoid Production in Hydroponically Grown Agastache rugosa

Sung Jin Kim, Jai Eok Park, Gwon Jeong Bok, Bashistha Kumar Kanth, Vu Phong Lam, and Jong Seok Park*
Agastache rugosa Kuntze, a perennial herb in the Labiatae family, is ubiquitous in Korean fields and is used as a wild vegetable and medicinal herb for traditional therapies ... ... more
December. 2018
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Preharvest Sprayable 1-Methylcyclopropene (1-MCP) Effects on Fruit Quality Attributes and Cell Wall Metabolism in Cold Stored ‘Fuji’ Apples

Jingi Yoo, Youjung Suk, Jinwook Lee, Hee-Young Jung, Myoung-Gun Choung, Kyeung-il Park, Jeung-Sul Han, Young-Je Cho, Dong Hoon Lee, and In-Kyu Kang*
This study was carried out to investigate the effects of a pre-harvest treatment with sprayable 1-methylcyclopropene (S1-MCP) on fruit quality and cell wall metabolism ... ... more
December. 2018
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Improved Quality and Vase Life of Cut Flowers of the Standard Chrysanthemum Cultivar ‘Baekma’ Using Wet Shipping Solutions with NaOCl and ClO2

Yong Seung Roh, In Kyung Kim, and Yong Kweon Yoo*
The objective of this study was to determine the effects of dry and wet conditions during harvest and shipping on the quality and vase life of cut flowers using the standard chrysanthemum cultivar ... ... more
December. 2018
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Comparison of Pretreatments and Shipping Solutions for Lilium OT Hybrid ‘Zambesi’ Export

So-Young Choi, Ja-Hee Lee, and Ae-Kyung Lee*
Our study evaluated the effect of pretreatment and shipping solution on the quality of the Lilium OT hybrid ‘Zambesi’, which is harvested in South Korea and exported to Japan ... ... more
December. 2018
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Authentication of Brassicae Semen and Brassicae Campestris Semen by DNA Barcode Analysis

Pureum Noh, Sang Min Yeo, Wook Jin Kim, Sungyu Yang, In Kyu Park, and Byeong Cheol Moon*
Brassica juncea and Brassica napus are economically important crops used for oilseed and forage who’s seed is also used for herbal medicines, namely Brassicae Semen and Brassicae ... ... more
December. 2018
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Changes in Water-soluble Vitamin Contents in Response to Different Processing Methods in Various Paprika Cultivars

Gi-Ppeum Kim, In-Kyu Kang, Young-Sun Hwang, Kyeung-il Park, Youngmin Choi, and Myoung-Gun Choung*
원예과학기술지 36권 5호에 게재된 논문의 사사가 잘못 기재되어 있어 바로잡습니다. ... ... more
December. 2018
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Effects of Pre-Drying, Delayed Cooling, and Carbon Dioxide on Skin Blackening Disorder in Asian pear (Pyrus pyrifolia Nakai) ‘Chuhwangbae’

Ug-Yong Lee, Mao-Hua Wang, Tae-Min Bae, Sung-Joo Kim, Jin-Ho Choi, Young-Jik Ahn, and Jong-Pil Chun*
원예과학기술지 36권 3호에 게재된 논문의 사사가 잘못 기재되어 있어 바로잡습니다. ... ... more
December. 2018
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