Composition of the Essential Oil of Salvia montbretii Benth. from Turkey
Fatma Abak, Gulsum Yildiz, Vagif Atamov and Mine Kurkcuoglu
Recep Tayyip Erdoğan Unıversity, , Faculty of Science and Literature, Department of Biology, Rize , Türkiye
Anadolu University, Faculty of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacognosy, 26470, Eskisehir, Türkiye
Abstract: The composition of the essential oil produced from aerial parts of Salvia montbretii Benth.(Lamiaceae), was analyzed by GC and GC-MS. Forty-six compounds constituting about 97.7% of the essential oil were characterized.The main compounds were characterized as b -caryophyllene (32.8%), b -pinene (9.8%), a -humulene (8.2%), 12-hydroxy- b -caryophyllene acetate (6.6%), germacrene D (4.9%) and a -pinene (4.5%).
Keywords: Salvia montbretii Benth; oil composition; b -caryophyllene; a -humulene; b -pinene. © 2018 ACG Publications. All rights reserved.