The local people of the Kali Gandaki and Bagmati watersheds of Nepal nurture rich knowledge about ethnobotanical plants of their surroundings. In the course of the survey of the useful plants, 22 species have been documented which are being used for dental and oral health care.
Joshi, Kunjani and Joshi, Ananda R.
"Ethnobotanical Plants Used for Dental and Oral Healthcare in the Kali Gandaki and Bagmati Watersheds, Nepal,"
Ethnobotanical Leaflets: Vol. 2006
, Article 18.
Available at: http://opensiuc.lib.siu.edu/ebl/vol2006/iss1/18