This study was carried out to determine natural plants sold in herborists of Afyonkarahisar province and to identify the intended use of these plants. Between 2019-2020, a face to face survey was conducted with 10 herborist. According to the results of the survey, 50 different plants were sold and especially sage, black seed, poppy, lime, clove, black pepper, thyme, red pepper, cumin, rosehip, mint, chamomile, fennel, sumac, sesame, cinnamon, green tea, ginger and It has been determined that the sales of turmeric plants are intense. The most intense sales are made in the winter months, and plants that treat the common cold and strengthen the immune demand are sold. In summer, an increase is in the sales of plants that have a debilitating feature. Doctor advice, people in the family and the surrounding, visual and audio media, advertisements and books / magazines are influenced by people's preferences to purchase plants. In order to increase the use of medicinal plants, it has been necessary to examine the plants extensively by different experts, increase scientific studies, contribute to the development of plant exports and sell controlled, registered plants.
Afyonkarahisar, Herbalist, Medicinal and Aromatic plants, Ethnobotany, Survey