• Geography
  • Published 1983

THE ROLE OF PLANTS FOUND IN THE MEXICAN MARKETS AND THEIR IMPORTANCE IN ETHNOBOTANICAL STUDIES

@inproceedings{Botanico1983THERO,
  title={THE ROLE OF PLANTS FOUND IN THE MEXICAN MARKETS AND THEIR IMPORTANCE IN ETHNOBOTANICAL STUDIES},
  author={Jardin Botanico},
  year={1983}
}
The availability of plants in the Mexican markets has been important in the past and continues to be important today. These markets can provide much information on the ethnobotanical process of plant-people interactions and relationships. An introduction to our current work is presented. Eleven factors which influence the availability of plants in the "tianguis" market are diseussed briefly. Methodologies for the market, the field and the laboratory are outlined. Examples are presented for the… CONTINUE READING