This encyclopaedic work is designed as a comprehensive, wide-ranging manual providing compendious information on medicinal plants. Modern medicine based on laboratory experiments and chemical alterations have failed to diminish medicinal plants in their relevance and the resurgence in naturopathy and other forms of medicinal treatment like Ayurveda only serve to reinforce the value of medicinal plants.
The book provides complete information on a wide variety of medicinal plants, replete with astounding facts. The morphology, properties, anatomy, scientific names, geographical distribution etc. of medicinal plants have been detailed meticulously and the alphabetical arrangement of the medicinal plants in this regard. The diagrams included in the book further foster the visual impact of the content incorporated within the book, and every effort has been put into making the book easy-to-read, informative and enjoyable. It is hoped that the readers find this rendered true.