Essential oil of Hippomarathrum boissieri Reuter et Hausskn.


Baser K., Ozek T., Aytac Z.

JOURNAL OF ESSENTIAL OIL RESEARCH, vol.12, no.2, pp.231-232, 2000 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 12 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2000
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/10412905.2000.9699505
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ESSENTIAL OIL RESEARCH
  • Page Numbers: pp.231-232
  • Keywords: Hippomarathrum boissieri, Umbelliferae, essential oil composition, beta-caryophyllene, caryophyllene oxide, alpha-pinene

Abstract

The essential oil hydrodistilled from herbal parts of Hippomarathrum boissieri (Umbelliferae), was analyzed by GC/MS. Eighty-nine compounds representing 92.4% of the oil were identified with beta-caryophyllene (25.6%) and caryophyllene oxide (9.4%) and alpha-pinene (8.8%) as main constituents.