Herbal Status Report

Status Report of MAP of Chhattisgarh

The total number of plant species included in this exhaustive inventory of medicinal plants of Chhattisgarh state stands at 1525.The plant entities enxhibitid in this inventory of medicinal plants of Chhattisgarh state belongs to 911 genera and 196 families. These include 14 taxa at subspecies level. After incorporating the linkages of botanical synonyms, the total number of medicinal plant species (taxa) stand at 1525.

Habit wise analysis -1525 medicinal plant taxa of Chhattisgarh:

S.No. Habit Number Percentage
1 Climbers 161 10.6
2 Herbs 808 53
3 Shrubs 262 17.1
4 Trees 294 19.3
Total 1525 100  

Status wise analysis – 1525 medicinal plant taxa of Chhattisgarh:

S.No. Status of Occurrence Number Percentage
1 Cultivated 174 11.4
2 Planted 75 4.9
3 Wild 1129 74.0
4 Cultivated and Naturalized 22 1.4
5 Planted and Naturalized 19 1.3
6 Wild and Planted 106 7.0
Total 1525 100  

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