Panda S.,Barasat Government PG College |
Srivastava R.C.,Botanical Survey of India
Indian Journal of Traditional Knowledge | Year: 2010
Seven new ethnomedicinal uses of seven species of Ericaceae, viz. Agapetes auriculata (Griff.) Hook. f., A. discolor C. B. Clarke, A. nuttallii C. B. Clarke, A. refracta Airy Shaw, Gaultheria fragrantissima Wall., G. discolor Nutt. ex Hook. and Rhododendron edgeworthii Hook. f., by the people of Aka tribe of Jamiri, Nepalese of Dedza village and Bomdi-La and Dirang Monpas or Drangnangpa of Bomdi-La, in Arunachal Pradesh, are being reported for the first time.