AoB PLANTS is an online, internationally peer reviewed open-access journal publishing high quality papers on all aspects of plant biology.
Founded in 2009, AoB PLANTS is published by Oxford Journals (Oxford University Press), on behalf of the Annals of Botany Company to provide the highest quality publishing service on a non-profit basis for the benefit of the international plant science community.
As the primary intention is that cost should not be a major impediment to publishing in the Journal it is entirely free for authors for an initial period, thereafter, open access fees will be imposed, increasing gradually over time but remaining modest. If you do not have funds to pay, there is an opportunity to ask that your fees be waived, especially if you are from a developing country. Please see the Oxford Journals Developing Countries list to check if you qualify.
Visit the journal website to read full text articles on everything from plant adaption, architecture, evolution, plant-animal interaction, palaeobotany, phytogeography, plant medicine and so much more.
Learn of the intricate often microscopic influences that take place in the plant world, become a Darwin disciple and delve into botanical investigations sourcing research from a global collective of professionals and students in the field.
This truly exceptional online resource has applications for those who seek knowledge of natural science to better understand and preserve the diversity of ecosystems on earth.

Inga Yandell
Explorer and media producer, passionate about nature, culture and travel. Combining science and conservation with investigative journalism to provide resources and opportunities for creative exploration.