Study on Medicinal Plant Resources of Compositae in Shanxi
SHI Ying et al (Department of Biology,Taiyuan Normal University,Taiyuan,Shanxi 030031)
There were 230 species,7 varieties of Compositae in Shanxi,which belonged to 11 tribes and 90 genera. Among them,the medicinal plants were 77species and 39 genera,accounting for 33.5% of the total. The function,use,medicinal parts,geographical distribution and habitat of medicinal plants of Compositae were introduced,which will provide important theoretical basis for exploitation and utilization of medicinal resources of Compositae in Shanxi.