Herbal Garden

The department of Maruthuva Thavaraiyal is maintaining a beautiful Herbal garden in the heart of our Siddha Medical college campus, which is a living museum of more than 300 different varieties of medicinal plants including rare and endangered medicinal plant species. The herbal garden lies with the descriptive labels with their botanical names, vernacular names displayed for the different sections and plants. The herbal garden is helpful for the students in knowing taxonomic knowledge and identification of the local plants. In addition, they promote relaxation; maintain a healthy mind in the surrounding environment. The diverse collection of plant species facilitate visitors to experience new plants and enables opportunities for learning. The herbal garden provides valuable information on various plants and act as outer laboratory for students and scientific researchers. The herbal garden has been properly maintained and well equipped with glass house.