AromaDb: A Database of Plant's Aroma Molecules

Essential Oil Details

Essential Name
: Angelica archangelican essential oil
Plant Name
: Garden angelica
Plant Variety Name
: NA
Plant Tissue Name
: Root


The essential oil of the roots of A. archangelica contains β-terebangelene, C10H16, and other terpenes; the oil of the seeds also contains β-terebangelene, together with methylethylacetic acid.

Other Details

The oil has sweet fragrance, due to which it was widely used in the perfume and shampoo, shops.


1. Nivinskienė, Ona, Rita Butkienė, and Danutė Mockutė. "The chemical composition of the essential oil of Angelica archangelica L. roots growing wild in Lithuania." Journal of essential oil research 17.4 (2005): 373-377.

Major Compound Details

Serial No.Compound Name Compound Percentage(%)
1Alpha- Pinene 20.8
2Delta-3-Carene 16.9
3Alpha-Phellandrene 13.5
4Limonene 9.2

Minor Compound Details

Serial No.Compound Name Compound Percentage(%)
1Sabinene 5.0
2Bornyl Acetate 3.0
3Beta-Pinene 2.5
4Terpinolene 1.8
5Gamma-Terpinene 1.1
6Myrcene 1.7
7P-Cymene 1.9
8(Z)-Beta-Ocimene 0.1
9Alpha-Terpinene 0.2
10Trans-Verbenol 0.4
11Alpha-Thujene 0.2
12Camphene 0.7
13Cis-Verbenol 0.4
14Menthol 0.2
15Myrtenol 0.1

Latest Molecules

Latest Plants

  • Name: Ppp
    Scientific Name: Ppp
  • Name: Tan
    Scientific Name: Tan