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 wordsEthnobotany Erzurum Turkey useful plants
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