Essential oil of Perovskia angustifolia from Kyrgyzystan

Basher K., ÖZEK T., Demirchakmak B., Abduganiev B., Nuriddinov K., Aripov K., ...More

Chemistry of Natural Compounds, vol.33, no.3, pp.296-298, 1997 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 33 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 1997
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/bf02234878
  • Journal Name: Chemistry of Natural Compounds
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.296-298
  • Anadolu University Affiliated: Yes


The water distilled essential oils from leaves of Perovskia angustifolia (Labiatae) collected from three different localities in the Arslonbob mountains of Kyrgyzystan were analyzed by GC/MS. 1,8-Cineole (12.0-27.5%), α-pinene (7.3-14.7%), epi-13-manool (3.8-12.6%), bornyl acetate (1.2-8.7%), camphene (2.5-6.8%), camphor (4.3-6.5%), β-caryophyllene (3.2-6.5%), caryophyllene oxide (1.7-5.9%), α-humulene (2.1-5.2%), humulene epoxide II (1.9-4.8%), caryophylladienol (1.4-4.3%), and borneol (3.0-3.2%) were found as major constituents.