Vol. 3, Issue 1 (2018)
Species diversity of family rubiaceae at district Bhopal
Author(s): Muzafer Hussain Dar, Fayaz Akhter Daing, Arif Ahmad Rather, Farooq Ahmad Ahanger, Suhaib Mohd Malik
Abstract: The present study was conducted at district Bhopal with the purpose of collecting and recording of different species belonging to family rubiaceae. In the present study 30 field visits were carried out at different places of Bhopal. The field surveys were mostly made during fruiting and fruiting periods which lead to the collection of 15 plants under 11 genera belonging to family rubiaceae. The plants were collected at different sites under investigation, and each part of the species in the form of flower, leaf and fruit were collected in vasculum which were latter taken to plant taxonomy laboratory for their morphological investigation. Of all the plants collected from different sites the plants were distributed as 3 trees, 6 shrubs and 6 were recorded as herbs. The present investigation reports that the area has rich diversity. All the plants have been described with their scientific name, English names and habit.