Biodiversity and Conservation of Medicinal Plants is a unique attempt to bring out some stark realities of negative impacts of mdernisation and how it affects nature. Medicinal plants are important Natural resources. They have been traded and used since ancient times. And millions of people in developing countries use herbal medicines. But the cultivation of medicinal plants and the increasingly important issue of their conservation are neglected by both Western science and by mainstream development assistance. This book is first of its kind thereby adding a new dimension to the cultivation, conservation and utilization of medicinal plants. The book highlights the current status of important medicinal of India and also has some interesting and vital tips. The book will be useful for research institutes, agencies, NGOs, scientists, academicians, importers and exporters, growers, suppliers, medicinal garden owners and all those working in the allied fields.