Indian Botanic Gardens

by Roy, R K & J S Khuraijam

ISBN: 9789390259519
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Imprint : DAYA
Year : 2021
Price : Rs. 11895.00
Biblio : x+236+16 p. Color

Author Profile

Dr R.K.Roy, is a renowned horticulturist in India. He has worked in reputed research institute like CSIR-National Botanical Research Institute (NBRI), Lucknow and Agricultural and Horticultural Society of India, Kolkata in various capacities. Dr. Roy, was former Sr. Principal Scientist and Head, Botanic Garden, Floriculture and Landscaping Division, CSIR-NBRI (1989-2016). Prior to that, Dr. Roy was Assistant Secretary and Horticulturist at The Agricultural–Horticultural Society of India, Alipore

About The Book

The book entitled 'Indian Botanic Gardens', edited by eminent horticulturist, Dr. RK Roy and young plant conservationist, Dr. JS Khuraijam, is an attempt to review the plant conservation efforts and R&D activities being carried out in different botanic gardens across India. The book contains twenty two chapters written by eminent scientists, researchers and academicians from across the country who are directly involved in the activities of botanic gardens. This edited book is intended for al

Table of Contents

Preface v 1. Botanic Gardens of India: Treasure house of plant diversity 1 J.S. Khuraijam and R.K. Roy 2. Botanical Garden of CSIR-Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology, Palampur (H.P.): An Introduction 15 Brij Lal, Gopichand and Alka Kumari 3. Primary Hemi-epiphytes: A Challenge for Ex-situ Conservation in AJC Bose Indian Botanic Garden, Howrah – A Case Study 23 Basant Kumar Singh, Arabinda Pramanik and C.M. Sabapathy 4. Conservation of Plants of different Phyto-geographical Re