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Original Article Conservation of Nature

Studying Phytochemical Features of Three Asteraceae Herbs Growing Wild in Kazakhstan

Zhadyra B. Ashirova, Zhenis Z. Kuzhantaeva, Zhanna T. Abdrassulova, Gulsana Z. Shaimerdenova, Gulshat K. Atanbaeva

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This study aimed to evaluate the phytochemical features of medicinal species of the Asteraceae family, their mineral elements, antioxidants, vitamins, and amino acids. The species studied included common yarrow (Achillea millefolium L.), common chicory (Cichorium intybus L.), and German chamomile (Chamomilla recutita (L.) Rauschert) collected in the Ile Alatau Mountain (Trans-Ili Alatau), Kazakhstan. The plants were harvested in July 2019-July 2020 during their flowering. The article’s scientific novelty lies in the conceptual research of phytochemical and morphological features of medicinal species with a maximum content of biologically active substances and high antioxidant activity, which can be a basis for creating innovative functional food products enriched with natural antioxidants. The article describes a new idea to display a very high concentration and diversity of vitamins (8 types), mineral elements (8 types), antioxidants, and amino acids (13 types) in the flowers of C. intybus L., Ch. recutita L., A. millefolium L.


Phytochemistry; Asteraceae family; Achillea millefolium L.; Cichorium intybus L. (chicory); Chamomilla recutita (L.) Rausch


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