Composition of the essential oil of Salvia cedronella boiss. From Turkey

Tümen G., Baser K., KÜRKÇÜOĞLU M., DUMAN H.

Journal of Essential Oil Research, vol.10, no.6, pp.713-715, 1998 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 1998
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/10412905.1998.9701019
  • Journal Name: Journal of Essential Oil Research
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.713-715
  • Keywords: 1,8-cineole, Caryophyllene oxide, Essential oil composition, Labiatae, Salvia cedronella
  • Anadolu University Affiliated: Yes


Water-distilled essential oil from the aerial parts of Salvia cedronella, endemic in Turkey, was analyzed by GC/MS. One hundred and sixteen components were characterized representing 89.5% of the total components detected with 1,8-cineole (12.4%) and caryophyllene oxide (10.1%) as major constituents. © 1998, Taylor & Francis Group, LLC. All rights reserved.