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Giuseppe Virga

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Research Output 2006 2016

2016
27 Citations (Scopus)
Sicily
Edible Plants
wild plants
Italy
food

Effects of plant density on the number of glandular trichomes and on yield and quality of essential oils from oregano

Inguanta, R., Licata, M., Tuttolomondo, T., Leto, C., La Bella, S., Virga, G., Leone, R., Inguanta, R., Virga, G., Licata, M., Leone, R., Bonsangue, G. & Bonsangue, G., 2016, In : Natural Product Communications. 11, p. 849-852 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Origanum
Trichomes
oregano
Volatile Oils
plant density
24 Citations (Scopus)
Evapotranspiration
pollutant removal
Wetlands
subsurface flow
constructed wetland
2015
14 Citations (Scopus)

Agronomical and chemical characterisation of Thymbra capitata (L.) Cav. biotypes from Sicily, Italy

Leone, R., Licata, M., La Bella, S., Leto, C., Virga, G., Tuttolomondo, T., Cicero, N., Tropea, A. & Dugo, G., 2015, In : Natural Product Research. 29, p. 1289-1299 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thymbra
Sicily
Volatile Oils
biotypes
Italy
9 Citations (Scopus)

Agronomical evaluation of Sicilian biotypes of Lavandula stoechas L. spp. stoechas andanalysis of the essential oils

Licata, M., Leto, C., La Bella, S., Leone, R., Tuttolomondo, T., Virga, G., Potortí, A. G., Napoli, E. M., Fede, M. R., Ruberto, G., Dugo, G. & D'Anna, E., 2015, In : Journal of Essential Oil Research. 27, p. 115-124 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Volatile Oils
Gas chromatography
Spectrometry
Ionization
Chemical analysis
7 Citations (Scopus)

Composition and Variability of the Essential Oils of the Flowers of Lavandula stoechas from Various Geographical Sources

Leone, R., Licata, M., Virga, G., Leto, C., Tuttolomondo, T., La Bella, S., Potortì, A. G., Napoli, E. M., Fede, M. R., Ruberto, G., Dugo, G. & D'Anna, E., 2015, In : Natural Product Communications. 10, p. 2001-2004 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lavandula stoechas
Lavandula
Volatile Oils
essential oils
flowers
19 Citations (Scopus)

Study of quantitative and qualitative variations in essential oils of sicilian oregano biotypes

Leto, C., Tuttolomondo, T., La Bella, S., Virga, G., Leone, R., Licata, M., Rando, R., Napoli, E. M., Rita Fede, M., Ruberto, G. & Dugo, G., 2015, In : Journal of Essential Oil Research. 27, p. 293-306 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Volatile Oils
Thymol
Geographical distribution
Hydrates
Statistical methods
25 Citations (Scopus)

Study of quantitative and qualitative variations in essential oils of sicilian Rosmarinus officinalis L.

Leone, R., Licata, M., Tuttolomondo, T., Leto, C., Virga, G., La Bella, S., Cicero, N., Napoli, E. M., Gervasi, T., Ruberto, G. & Dugo, G., 2015, In : Natural Product Research. 29, p. 1928-1934 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rosmarinus
Rosmarinus officinalis
Volatile Oils
essential oils
biotypes
17 Citations (Scopus)

Wild Sicilian Rosemary: Phytochemical and Morphological Screening and Antioxidant Activity Evaluation of Extracts and Essential Oils

Licata, M., Leone, R., Leto, C., La Bella, S., Tuttolomondo, T., Virga, G., Leto, C., Napoli, E. M., Saija, A., Speciale, A., Siracusa, L., Rubino, L., Trombetta, D. & Ruberto, G., 2015, In : CHEMISTRY & BIODIVERSITY. 12, p. 1075-1093 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ledum
Essential oils
Phytochemicals
Volatile Oils
Antioxidants
2014
7 Citations (Scopus)

Bermudagrass adaptation in the Mediterranean climate: phenotypic traits of 44 accessions

Leto, C., Virga, G., Tuttolomondo, T., La Bella, S., Volterrani, M., Magni, S., Grossi, Gaetani, M., Lulli & Caturegli, L., 2014, In : Advances in Horticultural Science. 28, p. 29-34 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cynodon dactylon
Mediterranean climate
lawns and turf
color
aesthetics
15 Citations (Scopus)
Volatile Oils
Ionization of gases
Thymol
Biosynthesis
Metabolites
8 Citations (Scopus)

Phenotypic traits and establishment speed of 44 turf bermudagrass accessions

La Bella, S., Tuttolomondo, T., Virga, G., Leto, C., Volterrani, M., Magni, S., Gaetani, M., Ntoulas, N. & Caturegli, L., 2014, In : ACTA AGRICULTURAE SCANDINAVICA SECTION B-SOIL AND PLANT SCIENCE. 64, p. 722-733 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cynodon dactylon
lawns and turf
internodes
Cynodon
ecotype
2013
44 Citations (Scopus)

Biomolecular Characterization of Wild Sicilian Oregano: PhytochemicalScreening of Essential Oils and Extracts, and Evaluation of Their AntioxidantActivities

La Bella, S., Licata, M., Leto, C., Virga, G., Tuttolomondo, T., Leto, C., Curcuruto, G., Napoli, E. M., Saija, A., Pasquale, A., Speciale, A., Siracusa, L., Trombetta, D., Tomaino, A. & Ruberto, G., 2013, In : CHEMISTRY & BIODIVERSITY. 10, p. 411-433 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Origanum
Essential oils
Volatile Oils
Cluster analysis
Cluster Analysis
2012
8 Citations (Scopus)

Comparative Study of Different Populations of Oregano (Origanumvulgare ssp. hirtum) Found in Sicily

Tuttolomondo, T., La Bella, S., Virga, G., Tuttolomondo, Ruberto, G. & D'Anna, E., 2012, In : ACTA HORTICULTURAE. 955, p. 119-123 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

oregano
Sicily
expectorants
parasympatholytics
cuisine

Coltivazione in vaso di varietà di Capsicum annuum L. ad uso ornamentale

La Bella, S., Tuttolomondo, T., Leto, C. & Virga, G., 2010, p. 462-469. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

Compost di qualità per la coltivazione del peperoncino ornamentale in vaso

La Bella, S., Tuttolomondo, T., Virga, G. & D'Anna, E., 2010, In : ITALUS HORTUS. 17, 6, p. 66-69 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Risposta ornamentale di accessioni di peperoncino coltivati in vaso

Tuttolomondo, T., Virga, G., La Bella, S., Leto, C. & Bonsangue, G., 2010, p. 459-461. 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

2009
4 Citations (Scopus)

A study of thyme germplasm in Sicily

Virga, G., Tuttolomondo, T., La Bella, S., Leto, C. & La Bella, 2009, In : ACTA HORTICULTURAE. 826, p. 73-80 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

thyme
flavorings
Sicily
germplasm
cosmetics

Coltivazione in vaso di varietà di Capsicum annuum L. ad uso ornamentale

La Bella, S., Tuttolomondo, T., Leto, C. & Virga, G., 2009, p. 116-116. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

Osservazioni preliminari su biotipi spontanei di Salvia sclarea L. reperiti in Sicilia

Tuttolomondo, T., Virga, G., La Bella, S. & D'Anna, E., 2009, p. 16-16. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

Timo

Virga, G. & La Bella, S., 2009, Piante officinali in Sicilia. Studio agronomico, fitochimico e farmacologico mirato alla loro valorizzazione e allo sfruttamento agro-industriale.. p. 141-146 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2008

Risposta ornamentale di accessioni di peperoncino coltivati in vaso

Virga, G., Leto, C., Tuttolomondo, T., La Bella, S. & Bonsangue, G., 2008, p. 149-149.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

2007

Risposta alla coltivazione in vaso di peperoncini ornamentali

Leto, C., Tuttolomondo, T., Virga, G., Cammalleri, I. & La Bella, S., 2007, In : ITALUS HORTUS. 14 Suppl. n 2, p. 122-123

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2006

Caratterizzazione, propagazione e tecniche colturali di alcune specie officinali presenti in Sicilia

La Bella, S., Tuttolomondo, T., Virga, G. & Gaglio, G., 2006, In : L'INFORMATORE AGRARIO. 50 (Suppl. n. 1), p. 21-25

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle