Helichrysum Essential Oil

  • Botanical Name: Helichrysum italicum
  • Alternative Names: Everlasting
  • Botanical Family: Asteraceae
  • Primary Constituent: Neryl acetate
  • Other Main Constituents: Alpha-pinene
  • Distillation Method: Steam Distillation
  • Plant Part: Flower

Contribution to a Taxonomic Revision of the Sicilian Helichrysum Taxa by PCA Analysis of Their Essential-Oil Compositions

Maggio A, Bruno M, Guarino R, Senatore F, Ilardi V Chemistry & biodiversity, 2016 ABSTRACT: The chemical profile of the essential oils in ten populations of the genus Helichrysum mill. (Asteraceae), collected in the loci classici of the nomenclatural types of the taxa endemic to Sicily, were analyzed. Our results confirm that the analysis of… Read more »