Floristic study of Shahdol district with special emphasis to dominant family
Shruti Gautam and SK Mishra
Shahdol is one of the districts in Madhya Pradesh known “as Virat Nagari” with highly rich floristic biodiversity of plants. Shahdol is also known as the “town of Ponds”. Due to recent drastic changes after urbanization have affected the flora of the district. In review of it after studied it is necessary to update and revise the flora of Shahdol. It has some hilly tracks covered with luxuriant vegetation along with the forest area is represented by mixed deciduous forest. Taxonomical investigation were undertaken to explore the floristic status of the ten dominant families.