Composition of the essential oil of Achillea schischkinii Sosn. (Asteraceae) from Turkey


Donmez E., Tepe B., Daferera D., Polissiou M.

JOURNAL OF ESSENTIAL OIL RESEARCH, vol.17, no.5, pp.575-576, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 17 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/10412905.2005.9699000
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ESSENTIAL OIL RESEARCH
  • Page Numbers: pp.575-576

Abstract

The aerial parts of Achillea schischkinii were water distilled to produce oil, which was analyzed by GC, and GC/MS. Thirty-one components were identified representing the 91.5% of the oil. The main components were 1,8-cineole (31.0%) and camphor (20.0%).