Ishan Institute of Pharmacy, Greater Noida, has the privilege of maintaining an arboretum of medicinal plants with an objective to maintain a conservatory of the most important species of medicinal and aromatic plants which are being used in day-to-day primary health care. All the plant species were authentically identified by expert taxonomists, labelled with their therapeutic values in curing different diseases.
More than 100 species of important rare medicinal and aromatic plants and is available to carry out experimental work, serves an important tool for teaching and research.
Herbal gardens are the precious source of raw material for medicinal remedies used in primary health care. The herbal garden generally consists of all the herbs which have medicinal and aromatic properties. Due to growing demand for herbal products to cure different diseases medicinal and aromatic plants are becoming increasingly economically important. Numbers of advantages are gained from the establishment of herbal garden as is ready fresh natural resource available for ingredients medicinally.
Medicinal plants have a significant role in human life and India has a rich diversity of medicinal plants. About 90% of herbs are used in the manufacturing of medicines.