JOURNAL OF ESSENTIAL OIL RESEARCH, vol.16, no.3, pp.233-235, 2004 (SCI-Expanded)
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JOURNAL OF ESSENTIAL OIL RESEARCH
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Juniperus foetidissima, Cupressaceae, essential oil composition, cedrol, widdrol, cis-thujopsene
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The chemical compositions of essential oils from heartwood of the root and stem of Juniperus foctidissima Willd. collected in the vicinity of Eskisehir, Turkey were analyzed by GC/MS. The yield of stein and root heartwood oils were 3.2% and 2.7%, respectively. The main components were found to be cedrol (13-15%), widdrol (9-1.2%). 8,14-cedranoxide (7-8%), 14-hydroxy-(E)-caryophyllene (5-9%), cis-thujopseue (10-11%) and alpha-cedrene (6-8%).