Antibacterial activity of Rosa damascena essential oil

Basim E., Basim H.

FITOTERAPIA, vol.74, no.4, pp.394-396, 2003 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Editorial Material
  • Volume: 74 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s0367-326x(03)00044-3
  • Title of Journal : FITOTERAPIA
  • Page Numbers: pp.394-396


The essential oil of Rosa damascena petals was evaluated for its antibacterial effects against three strains of Xanthomonas axonopodis spp. vesicatoria. The essential oil may be a potential control agent in the management of the disease caused by X a. vesicatoria in tomato and pepper plants. (C) 2003 Elsevier Science B.V. All rights reserved.