Composition of the essential oil of salvia cryptantha montbret et aucher ex benth. from Turkey

Baser K., Beis S., Özek T.

Journal of Essential Oil Research, vol.7, no.1, pp.113-114, 1995 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 7 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 1995
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/10412905.1995.9698479
  • Journal Name: Journal of Essential Oil Research
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.113-114
  • Keywords: 1, 8-cineole, Essential oil composition, Labiatae, Salvia cryptantha
  • Anadolu University Affiliated: Yes


One steam-distilled and two water-distilled essential oils of Salvia cryptantha, an endemic species, were analyzed by GC and GC/MS. 1, 8-Cineole (15.69–37.12%), camphor (5.95–13.04%), α-pinene (1.00–11.93%) and camphene (0.89–7.71%) were found to be the major components in the oils. © 1995 Allured Publishing Corp.