Publication date: 
June, 2016

Chronica Horticulturae Volume 56 Number 2 + Membership Directory
Table of Contents:
News & Views from the Board

  • ISHS Board’s reflection on the inspirational life of Norm Looney, R. Drew

Spotlight on Honoured ISHS Members

  • Anthony David Webster

Horticultural Science News

  • Hormone-like action of a natural lipid, lysophosphatidylethanolamine, Z. Ahmed


  • Migration and domestication of Bougainvillea: a historical review, R.K. Roy and S. Singh

The World of Horticulture

  • Svalbard Global Seed Vault – and its role in global food security, Å. Asdal
  • Saffron (Crocus sativus L.) production in Morocco, M. Lage, C. Alfaiz and M. Badraoui
  • Viticulture in Turkey, G. Söylemezoglu, A. Atak, Y. Boz, A. Unal and M. Saglam
  • New books, websites
  • Courses and meetings

Symposia and Workshops

  • VIII International Symposium on New Ornamental Crops, XII International Protea Research Symposium and XVII International Protea Association Conference
  • International Symposium on Succulents and Other Ornamentals
  • I International Symposium on Tropical and Subtropical Ornamentals
  • XVI International Symposium on Apricot Breeding and Culture
  • XIV International Symposium on Processing Tomato
  • IX International Symposium on In Vitro Culture and Horticultural Breeding
  • III International Conference on Fresh-Cut Produce: Maintaining Quality and Safety

News from the ISHS Secretariat

  • New ISHS members
  • In memoriam
  • Calendar of ISHS events
  • Available issues of Acta Horticulturae

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