Encyclopaedia of World Medicinal Plants 2nd Revised and Enlarged edition in 7 Vols

Author:

T. Pullaiah

Publisher:

ASTRAL INTERNATIONAL (P) LTD.

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Publisher

ASTRAL INTERNATIONAL (P) LTD.

Publication Year 2019
ISBN-13

9789352220274

ISBN-10 9352220277
Binding

Hardcover

Edition First
Number of Pages 3457 Pages
Language (English)
Dimensions (Cms) 24.3 X 16 X 22.2
Weight (grms) 6416

The present revised edition of the book Encyclopaedia of World Medicinal Plants gives an account of medicinal uses of plants of all the countries on Planet Earth. Medicinal uses of more than 4000 species are given in the book. The species are arranged alphabetically. Under each plant the valid name, synonyms, family, brief description (for identification), distribution in the world and India, flowering and fruiting season, Sanskrit name, local names, trade name, names in other languages, medicinal uses and chemistry are given. For many medicinal plants detailed propagation methods have also been given. Chemical structures of compounds of medicinal importance have been provided for many plants. Line drawings of more than 500 plants and photographs of more than 300 plants (mostly Indian) are also given. An extensive bibliography has been given at the end. Index to synonyms, index to Sanskrit names, index to local names, index to trade names have been given for easy location. Some important medical terms have also been provided. Information on medicinal plants trade is given. The book also includes addresses of Traders in Medicinal plants and Pharmaceuticals (both in India and Abroad). List of plants used for different ailments are also given.

T. Pullaiah

T. Pullaiah is M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Botany from Andhra University. He was a post Doctoral Fellow of Moscow State University, Russia. He has traverlled widely and has visited universities and botanical gardens in about 17 countries. He is credited with 325 research papers and 35 popular articles. He has guided 54 Ph. D. Scholars and 35 Students in their M.Phil. He was President of Indian Botanical Society (2014), President of Indian Association for Angiosperm Taxonomy (2013), and fellow of Andhra Pradesh Akademi of Sciences.
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