Vol. 1, Issue 1 (2016)
Diversity and status of unani medicinal plants species of Delhi flora
Author(s): Anand Kumar Mishra, Maheshwar Prasad Sharma, Mohhamad Imran Khan, Harbhajan Singh
Abstract: A survey was conducted to study the diversity and status of plant species in Delhi province and 604 plant species have been documented. Among this 135 plants consist to the Unani system of medicine under115 genera representing to 50 families are discussed in the present paper with their diversity and status. Based on the distribution status of the Unani medicinal plants, it is categorized as common, Infrequent (Occasional), rare, and new records. Those plants falls under the rare category are recommended for germplasm collection and to take up cultivation and propagation activities through modern agronomical techniques.