Botanical Garden Visit

Accompanying Staff: Mr. J. J. Porlekar, Ms. S. S. Patil
Principal: Dr. C. M. Jangme
Participants: 1st year D. Pharm. Students
Time and Venue: 10.00 am to 02.00 pm at Botanical Garden, Shivaji University, Kolhapur
Day & Date: Wednesday, 26th April 2023

To impart knowledge on medicinal uses of various drugs of natural origin, D. Y. Patil College of Pharmacy, Kadamwadi, Kolhapur has organised a botanical garden visit at department of Botany, Shivaji University, Kolhapur on Wednesday, 26th April, 2023.

Students were briefed about nature of various medicinal plants and its morphological characters, identification, biological sources, uses, etc. by Mr. Suraj Devkar (Research scholar Dept. of Botany). This botanical garden has a total of over 700 different species of plants, including about 115 different kinds of palms. It is well known for its palm species of plants. This visit enlightened the students’ knowledge on the medicinal uses of various drugs of natural origin.