Survey of wild medicinalrnplants of Hassan district, Karnataka
Prashanth Kumar GM, Shiddamallayya N
Herbal medicines preparedrnfrom wild plants play a significant role in the primary healthcare needs ofrnpeople living in developing countries. The survey was undertaken duringrn2012-2014 to document wild medicinal plants used in rural areas of Hassanrndistrict. In the present paper 194 wild medicinal plant species belonging torn172 genera and 73 families used in medicine have been documented. The data ofrnenlisted plants has been presented schematically as serial number, botanicalrnname, family name, Kannada name, habit; part used and medicinal uses.
Fig.: Wild Medicinal plants of Hassan district, Karnataka