Essential oil of pimpinella aromatica bieb. From Turkey

Baser K., ÖZEK T., DUMAN H., Güner A.

Journal of Essential Oil Research, vol.8, no.4, pp.463-464, 1996 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 8 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 1996
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/10412905.1996.9700667
  • Journal Name: Journal of Essential Oil Research
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.463-464
  • Keywords: Essential oil composition, Methyl chavicol, Pimpinella aromatica, Umbelliferae
  • Anadolu University Affiliated: Yes


Water distilled essential oil of Pimpinella aromatica growing in Turkey was analyzed by GC and GC/MS. Methyl chavicol (91.96%), (E)-anethol (7.22%) and α-pinene (0.12%) were characterized representing 99.30% of the oil. © 1996, Taylor & Francis Group, LLC. All rights reserved.