Biochemical constituents of Hyssopus officinalis L. depending on characteristics
Zhytomyr National Agroecological University
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The article presents the results of researching biochemical composition of herb stuff and essential oil Hyssopus officinalis L. cv. Atlant, H. officinalis L. cv. Markiz, H. officinalis L. cv. Vodograj. It has been proved that the composition of individual components differ in their biochemical parameters. Marquis has the highest composition of dry substance, fiber, calcium and potassium; whereas Fountain has protein, carotene and fat; Atlanta has sugars. Total composition of pinokamfon and izopinokamfon in essential oil of the researched varieties does not differ significantly and makes up around 90%.
Keywords: Hyssopus officinalis L., essential oil, biochemical parameters, Woodlands of Ukraine