Study on Relationship among Oil Content, Fatty Acid Composition and Seed Characters of Diploknema butyracea

Diploknema butyracea (Phulwara/cheura plant) grows in the wild in Uttarakhand’s sub-Himalayan and outer Himalayan hills. Palmitic acid (56.80 – 64.10 percent), oleic acid (28.00 – 31.30 percent), linoleic acid (4.30 – 5.70 percent), and stearic acid (2.40 – 3.50 percent) are all present in significant concentrations in the kernel of the plant (> 60%). Oil/fat…
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