Composition of the Essential Oil of Salvia montbretii Benth. from Turkey


Abak F., Yildiz G., Atamov V. , Kurkcuoglu M.

RECORDS OF NATURAL PRODUCTS, vol.12, no.5, pp.426-431, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 12 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.25135/rnp.51.17.12.080
  • Title of Journal : RECORDS OF NATURAL PRODUCTS
  • Page Numbers: pp.426-431

Abstract

The composition of the essential oil produced from aerial parts of Salvia montbretii Benth.(Lamiaceae), was analyzed by GC and GC-MS. Forty-six compounds constituting about 97.7% of the essential oil were characterized. The main compounds were characterized as beta-caryophyllene (32.8%), beta-pinene (9.8%), alpha-humulene (8.2%), 12-hydroxy-beta-caryophyllene acetate (6.6%), germacrene D (4.9%) and alpha-pinene (4.5%).