Phytochemical examination of the bulbs of Ornithogalum umbellatum L. led to the isolation a new steroidal compound. Its structure was determined to be 3-O-(2'-methoxy-4'-(2-pentenal))-phenyl sitosterol (1) by spectroscopic data and chemical evidence.
Ornithogalum umbellatum, Liliaceae, bulbs, new aromatic compounds.
ŞABUDAK, TEMİNE and OYMAN, ÜLKÜ (2002) "Phytochemical Studies at the Bulbs of Ornithogalum Umbellatum L.," Turkish Journal of Chemistry: Vol. 26: No. 3, Article 20. Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/chem/vol26/iss3/20