Traditional medicinal plant knowledge of some spermatophytes of Samar Bagh Valley, Lower Dir District, Pakistan

  • Muhammad Irfan Abdulwali khan university mardan, pakistan
  • Imran Ahmad Hazara university Mansehra, Pakistan
  • Sidra Hassan Saeed Hazara university Mansehra, Pakistan

Abstract

The study on traditional knowledge of medicinal plants which are used by local people of Samar Bagh valley in district Lower Dir, Pakistan resulted in the report of 41 species of seed plants which belong to 37 genera and 30 families. Amongst them are 55% herbs, 25% shrubs, 17 % trees and 3% rhizome bearing species. The local peoples who use these plants for the treatment of various diseases were farmers, those who are raring of live stock and hakims.

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Author Biography

Muhammad Irfan, Abdulwali khan university mardan, pakistan

Botany, AWKUM

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Published
2017-10-01
How to Cite
IRFAN, Muhammad; AHMAD, Imran; SAEED, Sidra Hassan. Traditional medicinal plant knowledge of some spermatophytes of Samar Bagh Valley, Lower Dir District, Pakistan. Plant Science Today, [S.l.], v. 4, n. 4, p. 151-153, oct. 2017. ISSN 2348-1900. Available at: <http://horizonepublishing.com/journals/index.php/PST/article/view/334>. Date accessed: 17 dec. 2017. doi: https://doi.org/10.14719/pst.2017.4.4.334.
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Research communications