Latin name: Hyssopus officinalis L.

Family name Labiatae (Lamiaceae)

Oil from leaves and flowers

Obtained by steam distilled

Origin English - direct from the grower.
We bought all he grew this year.

Density this Batch: 0.912915

Aroma: This is a Truly Beautiful and Penetrating Oil -Clean, Sweet, Herby and more.

Color: very light straw

Hyssop Oil

Photo Of Hyssop oil by Scott Ballard of Kobashi Essential Oils

File: C:\HPCHEM\1\DATA\KBOILNEW\NEWCOL~1\011031\0701007.D
Operator: Ira, & Scott Kobashi Essential Oils

RT

Area%

Library/ID

Wiley
Ref#

CAS#

Quality match

10.66

0.25

.alpha.-Thujene

25175

002867-05-2

91

10.99

0.72

.alpha.-pinene

25199

000080-56-8

97

11.59

0.09

Camphene

25359

000079-92-5

97

11.64

0.12

Camphene

25162

000079-92-5

94

12.79

14.26

sabinene + beta.Pinene

25224

000127-91-3

97

13.00

1.73

Myrcene

25355

000123-35-3

96

14.18

0.08

Terpinene.alpha.

25315

000099-86-5

98

14.86

5.74

para cymene (t), Limonene<1%,beta. Phellandrene

25109

000555-10-2

94

15.39

1.10

Ocimene, cis-.beta, (Z)

25324

027400-71-1

94

15.96

0.12

.gamma.-Terpinene

25353

000099-85-4

96

17.30

0.09

terpinolene

25330

000586-62-9

98

17.78

0.71

Linalool

40052

000078-70-6

94

18.21

0.10

Thujone.alpha. (cis-)

37854

000546-80-5

96

18.70

0.09

Thujone.beta. (trans-)

37962

000471-15-8

96

19.02

0.06

Ocimene, trans-.beta. (E)

25381

027400-72-2

97

20.17

0.07

camphor

37827

000076-22-2

93

21.04

8.39

Pinocamphone

38410

000547-60-4

91

21.12

1.15

Pinocarvone

36044

016812-40-1

80

21.89

24.45

Isopinocamphone

38475

000473-62-1

91

22.44

0.75

myrtenol

37866

000515-00-4

96

22.51

0.20

myrtenal

35962

000564-94-3

96

25.47

0.02

Geranial (a citral)

37948

000141-27-5

94

30.29

0.23

.alpha.-Copaene

89527

003856-25-5

99

30.81

1.79

.beta.-Bourbonene

89548

005208-59-3

98

31.23

0.04

Elemene, beta

89661

000515-13-9

95

31.34

0.20

Methyl eugenol

62470

000093-15-2

98

31.83

0.76

.alpha.-Gurjunene

89465

000489-40-7

99

32.32

2.69

trans-Caryophyllene (beta)

89248

000087-44-5

99

32.39

1.84

trans-Caryophyllene (beta)

89248

000087-44-5

99

35.00

7.40

Germacrene-D

89658

023986-74-5

99

35.21

0.37

valencene

89600

046030-07-3

93

35.56

2.48

bicyclogermacrene

89615

100762-46-7

97

36.26

0.22

.beta.-sesquiphellandrene

89155

020307-83-9

90

36.36

0.27

.delta.-cadinene (armoise-Maroc)

89582

000483-76-1

99

37.60

4.78

elemol

108450

000639-99-6

91

39.03

0.56

Caryophyllene oxide

105971

001139-30-6

93

44.64

0.01

Nootkatone

103740

004674-50-4

58

Density 0.905 @20° C (BULK Bulgarian, KB9023)
Density (lit) SG; 0.9225 @20° C (c, sevtopolis)

SG; 0.935-0.956 @15° C (French, d)

SG; 0.957 @20/4° C (USSR, d)

Refractive index (lit) 1.4780 (c, sevtopolis)

1.478-1.490 (French, d)

Optical rotation -15 to –18 (French, d)

Neurotoxic (g) Abortive in over use (f)

AVOID – during pregnancy / by epileptics / children under 2 (g) / elderly (f) / high blood pressure (m)

A mild toxin, use with caution (k) Should not be taken orally, may cause convulsions (g)

Hyssopus officinalis pinocamphone and isopinocamphone account for its toxicity (g)


(a) Brian Lawrence Essential oils books (1976-94) yes

(b) Leonard Price folder yes

(c) Oil folder yes

(d) Gunther The Essential Oils Volumes I-VI (Volume III pages 436-437 yes

(e) Journals (from XL list) yes, none

(f) Aromatherapy for health profs, Shirley & Len Price. yes

(g) Essential Oil Safety,a Guide for Health Care Professionals R. Tisserand, T. Balacs yes

(h) The chemistry of essential oils yes

(i) Health and safety info (IFRA) yes,none

(k) The Encyclopaedia of Essential oils(Julia Lawless) yes

(l) health and safety folder yes, none

(m) The aromatherapy practitioner, reference manual,Sylla Sheppard-Hanger. Vol. 1 yes

(n) A safety guide on the use of essential oils,by, the international school of aromatherapy yes

(o) BIDS essential oil search doc yes

(p) Perfume & Flavour yes
 
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