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Essential Oil Details

Essential Name
: Chamomilla recutita Vallary essential oil
Plant Name
: Chamomile, German chamomile, Gule-babuna
Plant Variety Name
: Vallary
Plant Tissue Name
: Flowers


Chamomila recutita is native to Europe and temperate Asia and is introduced in temperate regions of India for cultivation. it is small herbacious annual plant growing to a hight of 60-90 cm. its flowers and essential oil are in demand in pharmaceuticals and cosmatic industries.

Other Details

Essential oil is used in flavouring alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, ice creams, candies and baked goods, high grade perfumes, in medicines as carminative and expectorant

Biological Activity Details

Serial No.Biological Activity Name


1. Patra, NK, Kumar, B. 2005. Improved varieties and genetic research in medicinal and aromatic plants (MAPs). In Proceedings of second national Interactive Meet on Medicinal & Aromatic Plants: 53-61.

2. Pino, Jorge A., et al. "Essential oil of chamomile Chamomilla recutita (L.) Rausch. from Iran." Journal of Essential Oil Research 14.6 (2002): 407-408.

Major Compound Details

Serial No.Compound Name Compound Percentage(%)
1Khusimol 28.7
2Alpha-Bisabolol 28.7
3Bicyclovetivenol 12.3
4Epi-Alpha-Bisabolol 12.3

Minor Compound Details

Serial No.Compound Name Compound Percentage(%)
1(E,E)-Farnesene 3.1
2Epicurzerenone 2.3
3Alpha-Muurolene 1.1
4Dendrolasin 0.5
5Limonene 0.1
62-Octanol Trace
7Beta-Pinene Trace
8Cineole Trace
9Hexanal Trace
10Octanal Trace
11Sabinene Trace
122-phenylethanol 0.2
13Bicyclogermacrene 0.1

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