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MEDICINAL PLANT GARDEN
 
 
 
PHARMACOGNOSY GARDEN
The medicinal plant garden spread over 1000 sq m. has a wide collection of medicinal plants collected from various institutional gardens and nurseries . There are as many as 75 important medicinal herbs.The list is as below :


 
1. ARTEMISIA 2. AK
BOTANICAL NAME ARTEMISIA VULGARIS
FAMILY COMPOSITAE
PART USED LEAVES
USES TONIC, ANTHELMINTIC
 
BOTANICAL NAME CALOTROPIS GIGANTEA
FAMILY ASCLEPIADACEAE
PART USED MILKY JUICE
USES LEPROSY
     
3. ARJUNA   4. AMLA
BOTANICAL NAME TERMINALIA ARJUNA
FAMILY COMBRETACEAE
PART USED BARK
USES DIURETIC, ASTRINGENT
 
 
BOTANICAL NAME EMBLICA OFFICINALIS
FAMILY EUPHORBIACEAE
PART USED FRUIT
USES GIT REGULATOR, VIT C SOURCE
     
5. ASHOKA   6. AMALTAS
BOTANICAL NAME SARACA INDICA
FAMILY LEGUMINOSAE
PART USED STEM BANK
USES UTERINE TONIC, SEDATIVE
 
BOTANICAL NAME CASSIA FISTULA
FAMILY LEGUMINOSAE
PART USED FRUIT, BARK
USES LAXATIVE
     
7. ATIBALA (KANGI)   8. ACACIA
BOTANICAL NAME ABUTILON INDICUM
FAMILY MALVACEAE
PART USED ROOT
USES TONIC, DEMULCENT, DIURETIC
 
BOTANICAL NAME ACACIA SENEGAL
FAMILY LEGUMINOSAE
PART USED GUM
USES EMULSIFYING AGENT,BINDER
     
9. ASHWAGANDHA   10. BALA
BOTANICAL NAME WITHANIA SOMNIFERA
FAMILY SOLANACEAE
PART USED ROOT, LEAF AND SEEDS
USES TONIC, WEAKNESS, ULCERS
 
BOTANICAL NAME SIDA ACUTIFOLIA
 
FAMILY MALVACEAE
PART USED WHOLE PLANT
USES HEART TROUBLES AND PULMONARY DISEASES

   
11. BAHERA   12. BRAHMI
BOTANICAL NAME TERMINALIA BALERICA
FAMILY COMBRETACEAE
PART USED FRUITS
USES PURGATIVE
 
 
BOTANICAL NAME BACOPA MONNIERI
FAMILY SCROPHULARIACEAE
PART USED WHOLE PLANT
USES DIURETIC, NERVINE TONIC, EPILEPSY
     
13 BAMBOO   14. BOWSTRING HEMP (MARUL)
BOTANICAL NAME BAMBUSA VULGARIS
FAMILY GRAMINAE
PART USED WHOLE PLANT
USES ANTI-INFLAMMATORY
 
 
BOTANICAL NAME SANSEVIERIA ZEYLANICA
FAMILY AGAVACEAE
PART USED ROOTS
USES TONIC, PURGATIVE, EXPECTORANT
     
15. CASTOR   16. CURRY LEAF
BOTANICAL NAME RICINUS COMMUNIS
FAMILY EUPHORBIACEAE
PART USED SEEDS
USES PURGATIVE, EMOLLIENT
 
BOTANICAL NAME MURRAYA KOENIGR II
FAMILY RUTACEAE
PART USED LEAVES
USES FLAVOURING AGENT
     
17. CENTURY PLANT   18. CAMPHOR
BOTANICAL NAME AGAVE AMERICANA
FAMILY AGAVACEAE
PART USED WHOLE PLANT
USES BLOOD PURIFIER
 
 
BOTANICAL NAME CINNAMOMUM CAMPHORA
FAMILY LAURACEAE
PART USED WHOLE PLANT
USES ANTISEPTIC, RUBEFACIENT, COUNTER IRRITANT
     
19. CHITRAK   20. CLOVE
BOTANICAL NAME PLUMBAGO ZEYLANICA
FAMILY PLUMBAGINACEAE
PART USED ROOT
USES APPETIZER, SKIN DISEASES, DYSPEPSIA
 
BOTANICAL NAME EUGENIA CARYOPHYLLUS
FAMILY MYRTACEAE
PART USED FLOWER BUDS
USES CARMINATIVE,FLAVOURING AGENT,LOCAL ANESTHETIC
     
21. CORIANDER   22. DATURA
BOTANICAL NAME CORIANDRUM SATIVUM
FAMILY UMBELLIFERAE
PART USED DRIED RIPE FRUITS
USES CARMINATIVE,FLAVOURING AGENT
 
BOTANICAL NAME DATURA STRAMONIUM
FAMILY SOLANACEAE
PART USED LEAVES
USES ANTICHOLINERGIC
 
 
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