Essential oil of perovskia scrophulariifolia

Nuriddinov K., Khodzimatov K., Aripov K., ÖZEK T., Demirchakmak B., Basher K.

Chemistry of Natural Compounds, vol.33, no.3, pp.299-300, 1997 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 33 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 1997
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/bf02234879
  • Journal Name: Chemistry of Natural Compounds
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.299-300
  • Anadolu University Affiliated: Yes


The herbal parts of Perovskia scrophulariifolia (Labiatae) collected from Yakkabag in the Kashkadarya region of Uzbekistan in August, 1993 yielded 0.54% oil by water distillation. The oil was analyzed by GC/MS. Seventy-one components were characterized representing 95% of the oil with 1,8-cineole (11%), caryophyllene oxide (10%), camphor (9%), humulene epoxide II (7.9%), bornyl acetate (7.8%), and p-cymene (5.7%) as major constituents.