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Mentha citrata , Kiran

About PlantMentha citrata (Family: Lamiaceae) a perennial herb originalted in central and southern Europe. It is also known as Bergamot mint, Eau-de-cologne Mint, Horsemint, Lemon Mint, Lime Mint, Orange Mint, Pineapple Mint, Su Nanesi, Water Mint, Wild Water Mint, and in Central America Yerba Buena. Even though it is listed here as a species it is probably better to regard it as a cultivar or cultivar group of Mentha aquatica
Plant VarietyKiran
Major Constituents of VarietyLinalool, Linalyl acetate
Essential Oil. , . , Mentha citrata Kiran essential oil ,
MS Graph of Essential Oil
Compounds in essential OilAlloocimene Alpha-Humulene , Alpha-Pinene , Alpha-Terpinolene , Beta-Cubebene , Beta-Elemene , Beta-Farnesene , Beta-Pinene , Caryophyllene , Cis-beta-ocimene , Eudesmol , Geranial , Geraniol , Hedycaryol , Nerol , Neryl Acetate , Terpinen-4-Ol , Trans-Beta-Ocimene , Linalool , Linanyl Acetate
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MS Graph in Compound
Compound PropertyN/A
ContributorBR Tyagi, V Singh, H Singh and AA Naqvi
Year of Release1988
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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