1. STUDIES ON SOME ECONOMICAL AND MEDICINAL PLANTS USED BY TRIBES IN DISTRICT HOSHANGABAD OF MADHYA PRADESH by MAHENDRA SINGH CHOUDHARY AND UMESH KUMAR DHURWE
The present paper deals with the traditional knowledge of tribes of District Hoshangabad of Madhya Pradesh, India regarding the use of plants for the household property and treatment of various diseases prevalent in the tribal pockets. The tribes of these region use plant of their suitable preparation for treating various ailment and for the other household uses. Information collected from tribes has revealed that plants of several species are utilized as paste, powder, juice, decoction and extract for the treatment of various diseases of local people of the area. The knowledge of plants used by tribes would be immense help to replace synthetic drugs and to utilize plants for the household.