Collection and Identification

Area medicinal plants are collected by local inhabitants, village grocers, and local practitioners. People collect medicinal plants on the basis of their traditional knowledge and not through scientific knowledge. Most of them have insufficient knowledge about the proper time of collection, which is essential not only to maximize active ingredients, but also from the viewpoint of sustainability of resources (Fig. 1.6).

Fig. 1.6 Collection of medicinal plants

Fig. 1.6 Collection of medicinal plants

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