A SURVEY OF PLANTS USED IN BASKET AND CORDAGE INDUSTRY BY THE TRIBALS AND INDIGENOUS PEOPLE OF INDO-NEPAL SUB HIMALAYAN TERAI REGION OF U.P. INDIA

  • Dr Gopal Dixit Upadhi PG College
  • Shilpa Vakshasya
Keywords: Ethnobotany, Indigenous people, Nepal, Cordage industry, Terai region

Abstract

The present manuscript covers different plants used in traditional cottage industry of rurals. In the present study of 15 plants of 8 Angiospermic families were reported after a number of randomly visits of various remote forest and rural areas of district Pilibhit. Plants parts used for making different articles like baskets, ropes, threads, bags, mats etc.were listed accordingly.

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Published
2018-11-16
How to Cite
Dixit, D. G., & Vakshasya, S. (2018). A SURVEY OF PLANTS USED IN BASKET AND CORDAGE INDUSTRY BY THE TRIBALS AND INDIGENOUS PEOPLE OF INDO-NEPAL SUB HIMALAYAN TERAI REGION OF U.P. INDIA. Plantae Scientia, 1(04), 64-65. https://doi.org/10.32439/ps.v1i04.64-65
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