Essential oil composition of three species of Achillea from Kazakhstan

Suleimenov Y., Atazhanova G., ÖZEK T., Demirci B., Kulyyasov A., Adekenov S., ...More

CHEMISTRY OF NATURAL COMPOUNDS, vol.37, no.5, pp.447-450, 2001 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 37 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2001
  • Doi Number: 10.1023/a:1014471326724
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.447-450
  • Keywords: Achillea millefolium, A. nobilis, A. grandiflora, Asteraceae, essential oil composition, GC/MS, camphor, beta-pinene
  • Anadolu University Affiliated: Yes


The chemical composition of essential oils of Achillea millefolium L., A. nobilis L from Kazakhstan flora and A. grandiflora Bieb introduced in culture at the Karaganda Botanic garden were determined by GC/MS. The main component in the essential oil of A. millefolium L and A. nobilis L. was found to be camphor, while it was beta-pinene for A. grandiflora.