About Us


The Horticultural Science Society of Thailand (HSST) was founded in 1984 with the aim of supporting various interested parties including commercial growers, related government agencies and traders to achieve excellence in expertise by receiving the necessary up-to-date know-how that enables horticulture in Thailand to continually progress. At present, HSST has become one of the nation’s most prominent horticultural science associations under the presidentship of  Mr. Ananta Dalodom.


HSST participated in a wide spectrum of important international expositions which included :

♦ The 6th China Flower Expo and the 4th China Flower Trade Fair, Chengdu, People’s Republic of China, 2005 (Award received : Hibicus Award – Orchid, Pink Vanda – Robert delight #31)

♦ The International Horticultural Exposition for His Majesty the King, Royal Flora Ratchaphruek 2006, Chiang Mai province, Thailand

♦ Taipei International Flower Exposition, Taipei, Taiwan, 2007

♦ Taiwan International Orchid Show, Tainan, Taiwan, 2009

♦ Taipei International Gardening & Horticulture Exposition, Taipei, Taiwan, 2010

(Award received : Visitors’ Favorite Garden Award Top 3 & Special Honor Award)

♦ The International Horticultural Exposition, Royal Flora Ratchaphruek 2011, Chiang Mai province, Thailand (Award received : The Winner of International Outdoor Garden Competiiton –Large Garden)

♦ Siam Paragon Bangkok Royal Orchid Paradise, Bangkok, Thailand 2007-2016


Aside from this, HSST also took part in the following international conferences hosted in Thailand namely,

♦  The 7th International Symposium on Minerals Nutrition of Fruit Crops, Chanthaburi province, 2012

♦ The 9th  International Symposium on Temperate Zone Fruits in Tropics and Subtropics, Chiang Mai province, 2013

♦ Regional Symposium on Sustaining Small-Scale Vegetable Production and Marketing System for Food and Nutrition Security, Bangkok, 2014

♦  The International Conference on Coconut Oil (ICCO 2015), Bangkok,  2015

♦  The International Symposium on Durian and Humid Tropical Fruits (DHTF 2015), Chanthaburi province, 2015

♦  The Second International Conference on Coconut Oil (ICCO 2017), Bangkok,  2017


HSST will  host  the upcoming two important international conferences which include:

  1. The 1st ASEAN Coffee Industry Development Conference, 22 – 25 November 2018, Chiang Mai province
  2. The 3rd Asian Horticultural Congress (AHC 2020), 26-28 August 2020, Bangkok