Essential oil of <i>Flourensia cernua</i> DC

TitleEssential oil of Flourensia cernua DC
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1997
AuthorsTellez M.R., Estell R.E., Fredrickson E.L., Havstad K
JournalJournal of Essential Oil Research
Volume9
Pagination619-624
Date PublishedNovember 1, 1997
ARIS Log Number074471
AbstractThe leaf oil of Flourensia cernua DC, collected from the Jornada Experimental Range in southcentral New Mexico was analyzed, GC/MS and retention indices were used to identify 89 components. â-Eudesmol (24.5%), -eudesmol (6.9%), limonene (6.6%), ã-eudesmol (4.6%), myrcene (3.8%), borneol (3.3%), and ä-3-carene (3.0%) were major components of the steam distilled oil. In an ethanol extract of intact leaves, flourensadiol (44.6%), artemisia alcohol (5.5%), viridiflorol (2.7%), and borneol (2.0%) were the main components.
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