Although 182 plants and trees have been listed in the Valmiki Ramayan (source: M Amrithalingam and P Sudhakar, CPR Environmental Education Centre, Chennai), 139 are found in India (source: K M Balapure, J K Maheshwari and R K Tandon, Plants of Ramayana, Ancient Science of Life 7(2):76-84; October 1987, listed below). UPVAN identified 84 species that are found in Uttar Pradesh. The route and sites described in Ramayana are shown in the adjacent map.

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