|Main Authors:||Iskandar, Johan, Suryana, Yayan, Ramlan, Aseng|
|Format:||Article info Bachelors application/pdf Journal|
Biologi Universitas Padjadjaran
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- Study on ethnobotany concerning using of various plants which have been used as traditional medicine by community of Cibunar village, Rancakalong subdistrict was carried c out between June and August 2002. Descrivtive analysis was used in this study, while interview, observation, vegetation analysis, and literature study were applied. Main purpose of this study is to know regarding using of various plants which have been used as traditional medicine in relation to pattern of the traditional medical practised by community, while aim of this study is to obtain data and information concerning various plants which have been used as the traditional medicine. The result of study shows that the local community have undertaken their illness treatment by themselves which has been done by making traditional medicine. They consider that the traditional medicine can be used to to treat illnesses very well. One hundred sixty species of 58 families of plants have been used to treat 23 group of illness. High diversity of plants have been recorded in homegarden (143 species of 56 families which have been used as traditional medicine).