Journal Policies

Privacy Statement

The information provided on the website of the Romanian Journal of Horticulture by the authors, such as names and email addresses will be used exclusively for the stated purposes of this journal and will not be made available for any other purpose or to any other party.

Copyright Notice

All papers published in the Romanian Journal of Horticulture  are under the Open-Access Policy and are distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (

Creative Commons License
CC-BY Creative Commons Attribution Licence

This license (Creative Commons Attribution license) allows users to read, copy, distribute and make derivative works, as long as the author of the original work is cited. You may self-archive this article on your own website, an institutional repository or funder’s repository and make it publicly available immediately. This is the most accommodating of licenses offered, recommended for maximum dissemination and use of licensed materials.

The authors which submitting the article for publication  agree to transfer the copyright and the related rights to the Romanian Journal of Horticulture. The copyright and the related rights are the ones specified in the Law no. 8/1996 on copyright and related rights, published in the Official Gazette of Romania, part I, No. 60 from 26.03.1996, with subsequent amendments and additions.

Open access statement

Romanian Journal of Horticulture (RJH) is an open access journal that does not charge readers or their institutions for access.

Users have the right to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of articles.


The journal does not charge fees from author for publication and processing.

Currently our journal does not receive any revenue from selling subscriptions for online view or print, defraying its editorial and production from sponsor – Romanian Society of Horticulture own funds.

Acknowledgement of sources

Proper acknowledgment of the work of others must always be given. Authors should cite publications that have been influential in determining the nature of the reported work. Information obtained privately, as in conversation, correspondence, or discussion with third parties, must not be used or reported without explicit, written permission from the source. Information obtained in the course of confidential services, such as refereeing manuscripts or grant applications, must not be used without the explicit written permission of the author of the work involved in these services.

Authorship of the paper

Authorship should be limited to those who have made a significant contribution to the conception, design, execution, or interpretation of the reported study. All those who have made significant contributions should be listed as co-authors. Where there are others who have participated in certain substantive aspects of the research project, they should be acknowledged or listed as contributors. The corresponding author should ensure that all appropriate co-authors and no inappropriate co-authors are included on the paper, and that all co-authors have seen and approved the final version of the paper and have agreed to its submission for publication.