Vol. 2, Issue 5 (2017)
Certain medicinal plants used in recovery bone fracture and dislocation of joints in Alirajpur district, Madhya Pradesh
Author(s): Chouhan DS, Ray Sudip
Abstract: Alirajpur district is situated in the extreme western corner of Madhya Pradesh. It is known one of the tribal district of M. P. where 87% belong to tribal community. Ethnobotanical surveys were made in 20 villages during 2010 to 2016. Present 13 ethnomedicinal plants are recorded in present study which are used locally by tribals in bone injury, fracture, ligament pain etc. Mentioning few of important plants of this category are Aloe vera, Acacia leucofolia, Butea monosperma, Bomboosa, Calotropis procera, Cisuss qudrangularies, Cordia mixa, Ficus glomarata, Ficus bengnalensis, Madhuca indica, Ipomoea fistulosa, Sarcostemma acidum, Ricinus communis.