Medicinal Plant Biodiversity of Lesser Himalayas-Pakistan by Arshad Mehmood Abbasi, Mir Ajab Khan, Mushtaq Ahmad,

By Arshad Mehmood Abbasi, Mir Ajab Khan, Mushtaq Ahmad, Muhammad Zafar

The Himalayan sector is without doubt one of the greatest mountains structures of the area with uncounted exact medicinal vegetation assets. The lesser Himalayas levels are the extension of higher Himalayas. they've got distinct ecology, crops and variety of medicinal flowers because of super version within the altitude, weather and linked wildlife.

The usage of medicinal vegetation in medication suffers from the truth that even if vegetation are used to regard illnesses, medical proof is missing in lots of situations. assorted societies of the area use the crops based on their very own ideals and data and former stories. Their wisdom concerning the use of the crops is generally now not recognized to the opposite global or technological know-how. This booklet presents a short creation of Lesser Himalayas, ethnobotanical facets, advertising and marketing and anthropogenic strain on medicinal vegetation. It contains 100 medicinal plant species together with Pteridophytes, Gymnosperms and Angiosperms (Monocots and Dicots) in addition to their medical description and standard uses.

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