Use this guide as a starting point for research on medicinal plants. If you are unfamiliar with a topic, it is often best to start with an encyclopedia, or reference book to gain a basic understanding of your topic as well as terminology used in the field.
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The American Society of Pharmacognosy was founded in 1959 as a society international in scope dedicated to the promotion, growth, and development of pharmacognosy and all aspects of natural products sciences.