Medicinal plants, also called medicinal herbs, have been discovered and used in traditional medicine practices since prehistoric times. Medicinal plants have been a part of our lives since our existence and used for various medicinal purposes.
It is very important to have medicinal plants around the house because you never know when you might need them.The use of medicinal plants has attained a commanding role in health system all over the world. This involves the use of medicinal plants not only for the treatment of diseases but also as potential material for maintaining good health and conditions.Some of the very popular and religiously important ones like tulsi, neem, bel etc. have also been cultivated in rural homesteads to meet their immediate needs, even as home remedy.