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Mentha spicata , MSS-5

About PlantMentha spicata (Family: Lamiaceae) native to Europe, Asia (Middle East, Himalayas, China etc), and naturalized in parts of northern and western Africa, North and South America, as well as various oceanic islands.
Plant VarietyMSS-5
Major Constituents of VarietyCarvone 68%
Essential OilMentha spicata MSS-5 essential oil
MS Graph of Essential Oil
Compounds in essential Oilcarvone, dihydrocarvone, limonene, beta-pinene, myrcene
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Contributor(1). BR Tyagi, V Singh, H Singh and AA Naqvi; (2). Padmini, E., A. Valarmathi, and M. Usha Rani.
Year of Release1985
Reference Improved varieties and genetic research in medicinal and aromatic plants (MAPs). In:Proceedings of Second National Interactive Meet on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants: (2005) 53 —61.

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