JOURNAL OF ESSENTIAL OIL RESEARCH, vol.12, no.2, pp.231-232, 2000 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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JOURNAL OF ESSENTIAL OIL RESEARCH
Hippomarathrum boissieri, Umbelliferae, essential oil composition, beta-caryophyllene, caryophyllene oxide, alpha-pinene
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.