Plant databases of PARC
The Pakistan Agriculture Research Council (PARC) maintains the following scientific databases of plant information:
A project of National Institute of Agricultural Biotechnology and Genetic Resources, NARC. The database contains detailed information about medicinal plants of Pakistan. It can be searched by Botanical, Local, Urdu,English or Tibb names. The database is in its infancy and a lot more data along with photographs will be provided as and when obtained. Input from visitors would be welcome.
This database can be useful for scientists/ researchers who wish to obtain plant genetic material from PARC. Over 15000 records are there in the Database and can be searched by providing the Genus and/or species as input