ISSN: 1813-0410

Author : A. Ihsan, Saad


ESSENTIAL OIL COMPOSITION OF LAVANDULA OFFICINALIS L. GROWN IN JORDAN

Saad A. Ihsan

journal of kerbala university, Volume 2, Issue 3, Pages 81-21

Essential oils isolated by steam distillation from the fresh and dry flowers of Lavandula officinalis L., the oil yields were (1.35% , 3.8%) respectively . Oils were analyzed by GC, among 26 compounds identified , the major components were 1,8 – cineole (18.9% , 20.3%) , linalool (34.2%,33.0%) and borneol (12.1%, 11.0%), respectively .