Diversity of Plants Species Abundantly Consumed In Traditional Practice of Siamese Community of Kelantan, Malaysia

Rak, Aweng Eh and Tharmadurai, Karunakaran and Khanam, Zakia and Omar, Sharifah Aisyah Syed and Appalasamy, Suganthi (2019) Diversity of Plants Species Abundantly Consumed In Traditional Practice of Siamese Community of Kelantan, Malaysia. In: ICASI 2019, 18 July 2019, Banda Aceh, Indonesia.

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Abstract

Siamese community in Kelantan are more health conscious by taking plants with medicinal value as daily dietary intake but type of plants and its traditional use yet to be explore and recorded. The objective is to identify and document plants and plant parts those are being consumed and the traditional uses. Plants that are being consumed by Siamese community in three main localities were recorded by a verbal interview with old folks of the village. Plants were collected with the guide of the old folks for identification. From the identified names, further information was collected through literature reviewed on their recorded medicinal values. A total of 20 plants were collected, identified and reported. The plants belong to 16 families. The list of plants recorded serves as a datasheet for the study of plants with medicinal value consumed by Siamese community of Kelantan

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: traditional use medicinal value health conscious old folk siamese community
Subjects: T Technology > T Technology (General)
Depositing User: EAI Editor IV
Date Deposited: 10 Sep 2021 07:00
Last Modified: 10 Sep 2021 07:00
URI: https://eprints.eudl.eu/id/eprint/6689

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