Characterization of Non-Terpenoids in Marrubium crassidens Boiss. Essential Oil

Sanaz Hamedeyazdan, Solmaz Asnaashari & Fatemeh Fathiazad
Purpose: Marrubium crassidens, a plant belonging to the family Lamiaceae, was studied for its volatile components present in the aerial parts of the plant during the flowering stage. Methods: The essential oil of the plant obtained through hydrodistillation of the dried plant material was assessed for its chemical composition by GC/MS and GC-FID analyses. Results: Twenty-five compounds were identified, which constituted 94.3% of the total oil composition. The major components were identified as, m-tolualdehyde (23.3%),...