Composition of the essential oil of achillea goniocephala boiss. et bal. from Turkey

Baser K. H. C., DEMİRCİ B., DUMAN H., Aytacç Z., Adigüzel N.

Journal of Essential Oil Research, vol.13, no.4, pp.219-220, 2001 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 13 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2001
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/10412905.2001.9699674
  • Journal Name: Journal of Essential Oil Research
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.219-220
  • Keywords: Achillea goniocephala, Compositae, essential oil composition, camphor, 1,8-cineole
  • Anadolu University Affiliated: Yes


Composition of essential oil of Achillea goniocephala Boiss from Turkey was estimated. Gas chromatography (GS) and mass spectrometry (MS) was used to analyze the water-distilled essential oils of the dried flowering herbal parts. Clevenger-type apparatus was used for the hydrodistillation of dried flowering plants for 3 h to yield an 0.4% of oil.