A survey of medico-botanical investigation was conducted between October 2003 to April, 2004 in the Galliyat areas of North West Frontier Province (NWFP) of Pakistan. Our survey focused on four specific Gullies: Donga Galli, Bara Galli, Nathia Galli and Chhangla Galli. Indigenous knowledge of local inhabitants about the use of native plants was collected during field trips through questionnaire. The medico-botanical investigation about 30 species belonging to 28 genera of 21 families were recorded during course of study. Voucher specimens were collected and deposited in the botany lab of University of Arid Agriculture, Rawalpindi, for future reference. For each species the information regarding the botanical names is followed by local name, family name, flowering period, voucher specimen number, part used and ethnomedicinal uses.
Arshad, Muhammad and Ahmad, Mushtaq
"Medico-Botanical Investigation of Medicinally Important Plants from Galliyat Areas, NWFP (Pakistan),"
1, Article 23.
Available at: http://opensiuc.lib.siu.edu/ebl/vol2005/iss1/23