The research work was carried out around the selected areas of Abbotabad city. The study was aimed to document the traditional folk knowledge of local people about use of medicinal plants as ethno medicines. The methodology includes questionnaire survey and personal communications. The ethnomedicnal data on 108 plant species belonging to 52 families were recorded during field expeditions from remote villages around Abbotabad city. The data was arranged alphabetically by family name followed by botanical name, vernacular name, part used, folk use and recipe. The plant species were collected identified, preserved and the voucher specimens deposited in the Department of Environmental Sciences, Fatima Jinnah Women University, and Rawalpindi for future reference.
Sabeen, Maria and Ahmad, Sheikh Saeed
"Exploring the Folk Medicinal Flora of Abbotabad City, Pakistan,"
Ethnobotanical Leaflets: Vol. 2009
, Article 1.
Available at: http://opensiuc.lib.siu.edu/ebl/vol2009/iss7/1