Vol. 1, Issue 5 (2016)
An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Chitrakoot area District Satna, Madhya Pradesh India
Author(s): Lipika Devi Bala, Ravindra Singh
Abstract: An ethnobotanical study was conducted from July 2015 to June 2016 to investigation the uses of medicinal plants by people of Chitrakoot, district Satna, Madhya Pradesh. The information about the medicinal uses of personal interviews of rural peoples. The present paper reported 57 medicinal plants belonging to 37 families and 53 genera. The information of medicinal plant was collected by local people of Chitrakoot area, of Vindhya region. These medicinal plants are used by the Rural peoples for the treatments of various disease like anemia, aphrodisiac, jaundice, small pox, leprosy, antiseptic cough, sores, skin disease, cancer, piles, diarrhoea, diuretic, low blood presser, dysentery, headache, diabetes, asthma, toothache, purify blood, sedative, gonnorrhoea, fever, madness, disorders, ulcer, urinary, discharges and many diseases. The present paper focused on medicinal uses of Plants.