Botany Lab

Our College Botany lab is well equipped for undergraduate and postgraduate students to perform various botany practicals which are necessary for the study of the structure, properties, and biochemical processes of all forms of plant life, as well as plant classification, plant diseases, and the interactions of plants with their physical environment. The laboratory is spacious, well ventilated and are equipped with the necessary instruments such as Dissecting microscopes, compound microscopes, spectrophotometer, colorimeter, centrifuge machine, heating mantle, air sampler, hygrometer, camera lucida, soxhlet apparatus, autoclave, microtome, respirometer, botanical charts and specimens.

Our Botany Laboratory has 55 preserved plant specimens for studying botanical names and identifying the particular plant in the field. Along with 40 Fishes and Animals preserved specimens are kept for using Zoological studying purpose.

Botany laboratory contains 10 experimental instruments to study the sectioning of Plants, centrifugal process and some physiological experiments like transpiration, Oxygen evolution, seed germination. The exclusive experiments are carried out by using equipments like Auxanometer, Ganong’s Photometer, Kuhnes fermentation apparatus, clinical and ultra centrifuges, Shakers, Wiltman’s light screen apparatus etc.

Our Laboratory also possesses 50 types of economically important Medicinal Plant products. For the preparation and storage of Herbarium of common and RET plants, a separate place is maintained. There is a Botanical Garden and a Star Garden (Nakshatra Vanam) as additional assets to Botany Department.