1. ASSESSMENT OF THERAPEUTIC USAGE OF MEDICINAL PLANTS OF PUNE DISTRICT, MAHARASHTRA by RAHANGDALE, S.S.1, RAHANGDALE, S.R.2 AND KHUPAT, A.N.1
This paper deals with the wild medicinal plants used by rural population of
Pune District, Maharashtra state. The ethno-botanical information was
gathered from local inhabitants and Vaidus. The plants are collected,
identified and all the specimens have been deposited in Herbarium of
Balasaheb Jadhav, College. During this work, the authors gathered data on
134 species of locally available wild plants used in healing common
diseases or ailments. The plants are arranged alphabetically, botanical name,
vernacular name and known medicinal uses are given.
KEY WORDS: Therapeutic usage, Medicinal plants, Pune District.