Variation in volatile leaf oils of five Eucalyptus species harvested from Jbel Abderrahman arboreta (Tunisia).

@article{Elaissi2011VariationIV,
  title={Variation in volatile leaf oils of five Eucalyptus species harvested from Jbel Abderrahman arboreta (Tunisia).},
  author={Ameur Elaissi and Han{\`e}ne Medini and Mohamed Larbi Khouja and Monique Simmonds and Frederic Lynen and Farhat Farhat and Rachid Chemli and F{\'e}thia Harzallah-Skhiri},
  journal={Chemistry & biodiversity},
  year={2011},
  volume={8 2},
  pages={352-61}
}
Hydrodistillation of the dried leaves of five species of the genus Eucalyptus L' Hér., viz., E. dundasii Maiden, E. globulus Labill., E. kitsoniana Maiden, E. leucoxylon F. Muell., and E. populifolia Hook., harvested from Jbel Abderrahman arboreta (region of Nabeul, northeast of Tunisia) in April 2006, afforded essential oils in yields varying from 0.9±0.3 to 3.8±0.6%, dependent on the species. E. globulus and E. Kitsoniana provided the highest and the lowest percentage of essential oil amongst… CONTINUE READING