The Chemical Constituents and Biological Activity of Essential Oil of Lavandula stoechas ssp. stoechas

Ahmet C. Gören, Gülaçtı Topçu, Gökhan Bilsel, Mine Bilsel, Zeynep Aydoğmusç, John M. Pezzuto
2002 Zeitschrift für Naturforschung C - A Journal of Biosciences  
The composition of essential oil of the leaves of Lavandula stoechas ssp. stoechas, was analyzed by means of capillary GC-MS. The main components of L. stoechas ssp. stoechas oil were pulegone (40.4%), menthol (18.1%), menthone (12.6%). The essential oil of the plant was evaluated for antibacterial and a panel cytotoxic activities.
doi:10.1515/znc-2002-9-1007 fatcat:qxs34lafefcoxmtbxhl2dyzgha