Chemistry of Natural Compounds

, Volume 9, Issue 6, pp 689–691 | Cite as

Oil of the seeds of Hibiscus syriacus

  • T. V. Chernenko
  • A. U. Umarov
  • A. L. Markman


The physical and chemical properties and the fatty acid and triglyceride compositions of the oil ofHibiscus syriacus L. have been investigated. The oil was found to contain 16.87% of the cyclopropenoid acids malvalic and sterculic acids.


Methyl Ester Glacial Acetic Acid Monocarboxylic Acid Triglyceride Composition Sterculic Acid 


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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1975

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  • T. V. Chernenko
  • A. U. Umarov
  • A. L. Markman

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