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Table 2 Plant species with high IASc scores > 0.5

From: Cross-cultural comparison of plant use knowledge in Baitadi and Darchula districts, Nepal Himalaya

Scientific name (abbreviation) Family Baitadi Darchula
Use types # Use reports Participants (n) IASc Use types # Use reports Participants (n) IASc
Abies pindrow (Royle ex D.Don) Royle Pinaceae 1 31 31 0.543* 2 4 4 0.062
Angelica archangelica L. Apiaceae 4 9 7 0.076 2 30 30 0.673*
Bergenia ciliata (Haw.) Sternb. Saxifragaceae 7 42 36 0.539* 3 20 19 0.395
Chrysopogon aciculatus (Retz.) Trin Poaceae 1 31 31 0.543* 1 1 1 0
Neopicrorhiza scrophulariflora (Pennell) D.Y. Hong. Plantaginaceae 1 1 1 0 4 31 28 0.586*
Paris polyphylla Sm. Melanthiaceae 5 27 23 0.341 4 28 27 0.558*
Prunus cerasoides Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don Rosaceae 4 47 36 0.590* 1 10 10 0.232
Quercus lanata Sm. Fagaceae 7 58 34 0.533* 2 4 3 0.046
  1. n = respondents in district, total respondents (N) = 100
  2. *Significant