Botanical Information Carthamus tinctorius L. (under development)

Synonyms Calcitrapa tinctoria Röhl.
Carduus tinctorius (L.)
Carthamus glaber Burm.f.
Carthamus tinctorius var. spinosus Kitam.
Centaurea carthamus E.H.L.Krause
Common name (en) Safflower
Common name (ar) عصفر
Common name (de) Färberdistel
Common name (es) Cártamo
Common name (fr) Carthame des teinturiers
Common name (ko) 잇꽃
Common name (ru) Сафлор красильный
Common name (th) คำฝอย
Common name (vi) Hồng hoa
Common name (zh) 红花

Sample preparation To 1.0 g of the powdered herbal drug add 10 mL of methanol. Sonicate for 10 min and centrifuge
Mobile phase Acetic acid, formic acid, water, ethyl acetate 11:11:27:100 (v/v/v/v)
Derivatization Heat the plate at 100°C for 3 min, then spray with a mixture of NP/PEG reagents and dry in a cold airflow for 2 min