Author pages are created from data sourced from our academic publisher partnerships and public sources.
Nematicidal activity of essential oils and their components against the root-knot nematode.
- Y. Oka, S. Nacar, E. Putievsky, U. Ravid, Z. Yaniv, Y. Spiegel
- Medicine, Biology
- 1 July 2000
ABSTRACT Nematicidal activity of essential oils extracted from 27 spices and aromatic plants were evaluated in vitro and in pot experiments. Twelve of the twenty-seven essential oils immobilized more… Expand
STRUCTURE OF GLANDULAR HAIRS AND IDENTIFICATION OF THE MAIN COMPONENTS OF THEIR SECRETED MATERIAL IN SOME SPECIES OF THE LABIATAE
The anatomical structure of the secretory hairs of eight species of Labiatae was studied and the main components of their secretory substances identified. Peltate and capitate hairs were found in all… Expand
Glandular hairs and essential oil in developing leaves of Ocimum basilicum L. (Lamiaceae)
Abstract The types of glandular hairs and their pattern of distribution on leaves of Ocimum basilicum L. at different stages, were investigated. Their essential oil at the various stages was… Expand
Essential Oils as Allelochemicals and Their Potential Use as Bioherbicides
- N. Dudai, A. Poljakoff-mayber, A. M. Mayer, E. Putievsky, H. R. Lerner
- Journal of Chemical Ecology
- 7 May 1999
Essential oils were extracted from 32 aromatic plants and evaluated for allelopathic properties. The major components of the oils were identified by gas chromatography and GC-MS. Extracts from… Expand
Histochemical Localization of Citral Accumulation in Lemongrass Leaves (Cymbopogon citratus (DC.) Stapf., Poaceae)
Lemongrasses (Cymbopogon spp., Poaceae) are a group of commercially important C % tropical grasses. Their leaves contain up to 1‐5% (d.wt) essential oils with a typical lemon-like aroma, consisting… Expand
Infraspecific taxonomy and essential oil chemotypes in sweet basil, Ocimum basilicum.
- R. J. Grayer, G. Kite, F. Goldstone, S. E. Bryan, A. Paton, E. Putievsky
- Biology, Medicine
- 1 November 1996
Essential oil compositions of fresh and freeze-dried leaves were determined for 16 accessions of Ocimum basilicum belonging to different varieties to see whether they could be used as infraspecific… Expand
Developmental Control of Monoterpene Content and Composition in Micromeria fruticosa (L.) Druce
Abstract White micromeria [ Micromeria fruticosa (L.) Druce, Lamiaceae] is a dwarf evergreen shrub endemic to Israel and the eastern Mediterranean. The essential oil of M. fruticosa largely comprises… Expand
Biosynthesis of estragole and methyl-eugenol in sweet basil (Ocimum basilicum L). Developmental and chemotypic association of allylphenol O-methyltransferase activities.
- E. Lewinsohn, I. Ziv-Raz, +8 authors Y. Shoham
- Biology, Medicine
- Plant science : an international journal of…
- 7 December 2000
Sweet basil (Ocimum basilicum L., Lamiaceae) is a common herb, used for culinary and medicinal purposes. The essential oils of different sweet basil chemotypes contain various proportions of the… Expand
The Essential Oils and Glandular Hairs in Different Chemotypes of Origanum vulgare L.
Leaves and flowers of four chemotypes of Origanum vulgare L. were examined for the main components of their essential oil and for the types and distribution of their glandular hairs. Two varieties… Expand