The essential oil of Salvia pomifera L.

Baser K., ÖZEK T., KIRIMER N., Tümen G.

Journal of Essential Oil Research, vol.5, no.3, pp.347-348, 1993 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 5 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 1993
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/10412905.1993.9698237
  • Journal Name: Journal of Essential Oil Research
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.347-348
  • Keywords: Essential oil composition, Labiatae, Salvia pomifera, Thujone
  • Anadolu University Affiliated: Yes


A water-distilled essential oil obtained from the leaves of Salvia pomifera was examined by GC/MS. Twenty-seven components representing 92.87% of the oil were characterized. The major components were β-thujone (50.67%), α-thujone (15.64%) and 1,8-cineole (7.08%). © 1993 Allured Publishing Corp.