JOURNAL OF ESSENTIAL OIL RESEARCH, vol.16, no.5, pp.422-424, 2004 (SCI-Expanded)
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JOURNAL OF ESSENTIAL OIL RESEARCH
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated:
The essential oils from 20 samples of wild and cultivated collections of Satureja hortensis L. were investigated by GC and GC/MS. The oils from cultivated forms contained carvacrol (42-63%) as the major constituent. Thymol (29-43%) was the main component in the wild forms of S. hortensis.