Essential Oil of the Leaves of Ribes nigrum L. from Turkey

KILIÇ C. S., Koyuncu M., ÖZEK T., Baser K. H. C.

JOURNAL OF ESSENTIAL OIL RESEARCH, vol.20, no.6, pp.512-514, 2008 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier


Water distilled essential oil from leaves of Ribes nigrum. L. (Grossulariaceae) was analyzed by CC and GC/MS. The major constituents were found to be P-caryophyllene (12.9%), hexadecanoic acid (10.7%), alpha-huumulene (10.2%) and caryophyllene oxide (9.6%).