Triacontanol

Triacontanol
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Chemical FormulaC30H62O
Molecular weight438.825 g/mol
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Traditional NameTriacontanol
CAS Registry Number593-50-0

 

Triacontanol is a fatty alcohol of the general formula C30H62O, also known as melissyl alcohol or myricyl alcohol. It is found in plant cuticle waxes and in beeswax. Triacontanol is a growth stimulant for many plants, most notably roses, in which it rapidly increases the number of basal breaks.

 

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