MEDICINAL PLANTS FROM NEPAL I: LYCOPODIUM CLAVATUM L.
VIDYA LAXMI GURUNG *
Department of Forestry and Plant Research, National Herbarium and Botanical Laboratories, Godawari, Lalitpur, Kathmandu, Nepal
*Author to whom correspondence should be addressed.
A study is made on Nepalese Lycopodium clavatum L. on the basis of its usefulness as traditional medicine as well as on its uses in other different aspects. Short diagonostic characters, time of fructification, place of representative cellection from East, Central and West Nepal and Distribution in the world have been given. Map showing distribution of the plant in Nepal has also been provided.