Essential oil of origanum bilgeri P.H. Davis

Baser K., Tümen G., DUMAN H.

Journal of Essential Oil Research, vol.8, no.2, pp.217-218, 1996 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 8 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 1996
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/10412905.1996.9700600
  • Journal Name: Journal of Essential Oil Research
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.217-218
  • Keywords: Carvacrol, Essential oil composition, Labiatae, Origanum bilgeri
  • Anadolu University Affiliated: Yes


Water-distilled essential oil of Origanum bilgeri, a Turkish endemic species, was analyzed by GC and GC/MS. Twenty-eight components were characterized representing 97.22% of the total components detected. Carvacrol (65.88%) was identified as the major constituent. © 1996, Taylor & Francis Group, LLC. All rights reserved.