Status of angiospemic climber of Delhi region and their medicinal potential
Mishra AK; Mir SA; Sharma MP
The primary goal of this manuscript is to figure out status of climber richness in National Capital Delhi. In the present study\r\nan extensive survey of various wild growing plants including climbers was carried out with a view to record the species\r\nwhich are medicinally important. Total 40 species found in the survey which are belonging to 28 genera representing 16\r\nfamilies. Out of 16 families most abundant is Convolvulaceae (13) species followed by Family Cucurbitaceae (6) species while\r\nFabaceae Menispermaceae and Nyctaginaceae (3 species each) represent the climber diversity of Delhi. A note on their past\r\nand present distribution relative abundance and rarity and the species that needs conservation are appended in the table.