Plant propagation. Local food. Urban agriculture. Molecular biology. Winemaking.
Welcome to the home page for the Department of Horticultural Science at the University of Minnesota. Horticulture is the applied plant biology that encompasses the art and science of plant production. The discipline's range is broad, making it a home for a diverse array of people, projects and possibilities. Check out the links on the left side to learn more about the Department and ways you can study horticulture and earn a top-notch education. Better yet, stop in Alderman Hall—we would love to meet you!
Chengyan Yue, Jim Luby, Alicia Rihn, and other authors published a paper in HortScience!
An Evaluation os U.S. Strawberry Producers Trait Prioritization: Evidence from Audience Surveys
Professor Stan Hokanson talks about recent breeding efforts for woody herbaceous plant at the U of M: