Chronica Horticulturae Volume 55 Number 4

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Chronica Horticulturae Volume 55 Number 4

Chronica Horticulturae Volume 55 Number 4 (December 2015) is available for download - proceed to and login with your ISHS membership account credentials.

Topics of this number include:

Views from the Board

  • ISHS is an international society, but how can we keep achieving more?, R. Tao


  • Metro nature for mental health and wellness: horticulture secondary benefits, K.L. Wolf
  • Multifunctional rooftop horticulture: a promising strategy for intensifying horticulture production in cities, F. Orsini, M. Dubbeling and G. Gianquinto

Spotlight on Honoured ISHS Members

  • Dan Cantliffe

Horticultural Science Focus

  • Isatis tinctoria L.: an ancient dye plant of interest as a multifunctional crop, F. Branca

Horticultural Science News

  • The International Symposia on Tropical and Temperate Horticulture, R. Drew
  • Dr. Chris Hale received a New Zealand Queen's Birthday Honour

The World of Horticulture

  • New geophytes from Turkey, E. Kaya and N. Özhatay
  • Courses and meetings

Symposia and Workshops

  • II International Symposium on Pyrethrum
  • III Balkan Symposium on Fruit Growing
  • III International Conference on Quality Management in Supply Chains of Ornamentals (QMSCO2015)
  • X International Symposium on Modelling in Fruit Research and Orchard Management
  • XI International Mango Symposium
  • IX International Symposium on Artichoke, Cardoon and their Wild Relatives
  • VII International Symposium on Edible Alliaceae
  • XVIII International Symposium on Horticultural Economics and Management
  • Greensys2015 – International Symposium on New Technologies and Management for Greenhouses
  • International Symposium on Growing Media, Composting and Substrate Analysis (SusGro 2015)

News from the ISHS Secretariat

  • New ISHS members
  • Calendar of ISHS events
  • Index to Volume 55 of Chronica Horticulturae
  • Available issues of Acta Horticulturae

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Chronica Horticulturae
December 2015
General Interest
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