Analysis of the Leaf, Rhizome and Root Oils of Two Accessions of Alpinia calcarata Rosc. Cultivated at Bhubaneswar

@inproceedings{Rout2005AnalysisOT,
  title={Analysis of the Leaf, Rhizome and Root Oils of Two Accessions of Alpinia calcarata Rosc. Cultivated at Bhubaneswar},
  author={Pramod Kumar Rout and Swagatika Sahoo and Sneha Rath and Yalaga Rama Rao},
  year={2005}
}
Abstract Alpinia calcarata collected from Berhampur (Orissa) and Bangalore (Karnataka) India were multiplied and grown in an experimental garden in Bhubaneswar. The oils obtained from the leaves, rhizomes and roots of both the accessions were analyzed by combination of capillary GC and GC/MS. In all 85 constituents were identified constituting 81–98% of oil. It was found that the leaf oils of both the accessions were quite similar, the major components being α-pinene (5.3–6.3%), camphene (3.5–6… CONTINUE READING