Economic Botany

, Volume 58, Issue 4, pp 691–696 | Cite as

Ethnobotancal studies in the villages of the district of Ilica (province erzurum), Turkey



An ethnobotanical survey was made of the villages of the Ilica District, Erzurum Province, Turkey. The authors interviewed 130 people in 60 villages. The information so obtained was classified according to the use of plants for food, fuel, dye, and construction materials, as well as for miscellaneous uses. All in all, this study revealed 60 plant taxa that were useful to the villagers of this district.

Key words

Ethnobotany Erzurum Turkey useful plants 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Pharmacy, Department of PharmacognosyAtatürk UniversityErzurumTurkey
  2. 2.Faculty of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmaceutical BotanyAnkara UniversityAnkaraTurkey

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