Characterization of the Essential Oil of Sideritis dichotoma

KIRIMER N., Baser K., Tümen G., Sezik E.

Journal of Essential Oil Research, vol.4, no.6, pp.641-642, 1992 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 4 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 1992
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/10412905.1992.9698149
  • Journal Name: Journal of Essential Oil Research
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.641-642
  • Keywords: Essential oil composition, Labiatae, Sideritis dichotoma
  • Anadolu University Affiliated: Yes


The water-distilled essential oil of Sideritis dichotoma Huter was investigated by GC and GC/MS for its constituents. Forty-eight components representing 81% of the total oil were characterized, the major components of which were α-pinene (19.31%) and β-pinene (18.01%). © 1992 Allured Publishing Corp.