Interesting facts about River Ganga
Flora of Uttarakhand
Uttarakhand comprises of 13 districts spread over an area of 51,082 sq km.
In the case of flowers, Uttarakhand comes under the Western Himalayan Biology Zone.
There are an estimated 4,000 species of flowering plants in Uttarakhand.
There are about 116 species as an indigenous group in the Uttarakhand Himalayas, some of which are Naria ferruginaria, Chimonobambusa jaunsarensis, etc.
Sacred plants commonly used in worship such as "Brahmakamal", Xanthoxylum armatum, etc. are offered to the deities.