Journal Botanika (Botany)

Since 2013 Institute of Botany, The Czech Academy of Sciences publishes the popularization journal Botanika (Botany).
Regular issues are only in Czech, special issues about plants in Průhonice park (rhododendrons, conifers) are available also in English. You can purchase them at the cash desk at the main entrance to the Průhonice park.

RNDr. Petr Petřík, Ph.D.

Editorial Board

RNDr. Věroslava Hadincová, CSc.
Mgr. MgA. Radim Hédl, Ph.D.
Mgr. Josef Juráň
Mgr. Jiří Malíček, Ph.D.
RNDr. Pavel Sekerka
RNDr. Hana Skálová, CSc.
(all Institute of Botany, The Czech Academy of Sciences)

Guidelines for authors

The text should be comprehensible to a person who has never dealt with the issue; is intended for educated laypeople with an interest in botany. It should be interesting, readable, not just descriptive.

The length of the article in Times New Roman 12 format, line spacing 1.5 should not exceed 2 A4 pages,
ie 4,000 characters without spaces. If you need to exceed the length, contact the editors.

Format and styles. Do not format the text. You can use italics or bold cuts to highlight some words or passages. Do not write whole words in capital letters – not in titles.

Send pictures in separate TIFF files, JPG or GIF (if possible, use formats without loss of compression when saving). Enumerate the numbered images with the corresponding numbers.

Submit the article in electronic form via e-mail to

Author’s proofreading and preview. During the editorial process, the author will receive his / her text for proofreading in MS Word (after processing comments and editorial edits).

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