Instructions for Desert Plants Authors
Manuscripts should be submitted via email to Editor, DesertPlants@cals.arizona.edu
Manuscripts should be written at a technical level consistent with botanical garden or arboretum (museum) approach to research and public education. Highly technical jargon is not consistent with Desert Plants publication policies. The manuscript should be submitted in Word WITHOUT technical formatting. Digital images should be submitted as tiff files or high resolution jpegs. DO NOT IMBED images, drawings, graphs, etc. in the manuscript. Email each image as a SEPARATE ATTACHMENT.
List citation alphabetically according to the following example:
Palgrave, Keith C., R.B. Drummond and Eugene J. Moll. 1977. Trees of South Africa. Cape Town: C. Struik. 959 pp.
Le Jardin Naturel. 17 Aug. 2010. Baobabs. http://www.baobabs.com/Baobabs_cultivation.htm
Bowers, J.E. 1996. Growth rate and life span of a prickly pear cactus, Opuntia engelmannii, in the northern Sonoran Desert. Southwestern Naturalist 41:315-334.
updated August 2016