Medicinal plants have been the very friendly and indispensable to human beings. Their knowledge for medicinal purposes is as old as human existence or even earlier. They have catered our needs and have supported in every desirable way. But generally most of them are considered as weeds and are removed by using different chemicals mostly due to ignorance. Thus it is our prime duty to preserve the knowledge of its use and also conserve it for future generations. Below is the list of some medicinal plants that are commonly used in Ayurveda. In the below mentioned list all those plants that are mentioned in red colour have उष्ण वीर्य (Ushna Veerya) while those in blue colour have शीत वीर्य (Sheeta Veerya) for the easy understanding of the substance. Those which are green in colour. The text that are in violet colour are those which are considered as poisonous as they are considered under the category of विष (Poisons).

LIST OF MEDICINAL PLANTS

बिभितकी (BIBHITAKI)
बीजक (BEEJAKA)
बिल्व (BILVA)
ब्राह्मी (BRAHMI)
बृहती (BRIHATI)
चन्दन (CHANDANA)
चित्रक (CHITRAKA)
दाडिम (DADIMA)
देवदारु (DEVADARU)
धातकी (DHATAKI
दूर्वा (DURVA)
धत्तूर (DATTURA)
एल (ELA)
एरण्ड (ERANDA)
गम्भारि (GAMBHARI)
गोक्षुर (GOKSHURA)
गुडुची (GUDUCHI)
गुग्गुलु (GUGGULU)
गुञ्ज (GUNJA)
हरिद्रा (HARIDRA)
हरितकी (HARITAKI)
हिङ्गु (HINGU)
जम्बु (JAMBU)
जटमांसी (JATAMAMSI)
जातीफल (JATIPHALA)
जीरक (JEERAKA)
ज्योतिष्मती (JYOTISHMATI)
कालमेघ (KALAMEGHA)
कम्पिल्लक (KAMPILLAKA)
काञ्चनार (KANCHANARA)
कण्टकारी (KANTAKARI)
कपिकच्चु (KAPIKACCHU)
कर्कटशृंगी (KARKATASHRINGI)
कर्पुर (KARPURA)
कटुकी (KATUKI)
खदिर (KHADIRA)
किराततिक्त (KIRATATIKTA)
कुमारी (KUMARI)
कुङ्कुम (KUMKUMA)
कुपीलु (KUPEELU)
कुष्ठ (KUSHTA)
कुटज (KUTAJA)
लवङ्ग (LAVANGA)
लोध्र (LODHRA)
मदनफल (MADANAPHALA)
मण्डूकपर्णी (MANDUKAPARNI)
मञ्जिष्ट (MANJISHTA)
मरिच (MARICHA)
मुस्त (MUSTA)
नागकेशर (NAGAKESHARA)
निम्ब (NIMBA)
निर्गुण्डि (NIRGUNDI)
पलाश (PALASHA)
पर्पट (PARPATA)
पाषाणभेद (PASHANABHEDA)
पाटल (PATALA)
पिप्पली (PIPPALI)
पृश्णिपर्णी (PRISHNIPARNI)
पुनर्नव (PUNARNAVA)
पुष्करमूल (PUSHKARAMULA)
रास्न (RASNA)
रसोन (RASONA)
रोहितक (ROHITAKA)
सैरेयक (SAIREYAKA)
सारिव (SARIVA)
शालपर्णी(SHALAPARNI)
शल्लकी (SHALLAKI)
शाल्मली (SHALMALI)
शङ्खपुष्पी (SHANKHAPUSHPI)
शतावरी (SHATAVARI)
शिग्रु (SHIGRU)
शिरीष (SHIREESHA)
श्योनाक (SHYONAKA)
तालीसपत्र (TALISAPATRA)
तिल (TILA)
त्रिवृत् (TRIVRIT)
तुलसी (TULASI)
त्वक् (TVAK)
उशीर (USHEERA)
वच (VACHA)
वराहि (VARAHI)
वरुण (VARUNA)
वासा (VASA)
विडङ्ग (VIDANGA)
विदारि (VIDARI)
यवानि (YAVANI)