Vol. 2, Issue 5, Part A (2014)
The catalogue of medicinal plants used in the region of El Jadida
Author(s): Briguiche. H, Rochdi. A, Zidane. L
Abstract: This ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants was carried out in 2014 in El-Jadida area that has led to the development of a catalog of medicinal plants which has all the informations about the therapeutic uses practiced by the local population. A total of 204 people (plants’ users, herbalists and traditional healers) participated in this survey using stratified random sampling techniques. The study of medicinal flora showed a floristic richness of 70 species belonging to 69 genera and 37 families, with a predominance of Lamiaceae and Apiaceae (12.85%), Asteraceae (7.14%) and Fabaceae (5.71%).
How to cite this article:
Briguiche. H, Rochdi. A, Zidane. L. The catalogue of medicinal plants used in the region of El Jadida. Int J Herb Med 2014;2(5):46-54.