3D model (JSmol)
CompTox Dashboard (EPA)
|Molar mass||154.253 g·mol−1|
|Melting point||39 to 45 °C (102 to 113 °F; 312 to 318 K)|
|Boiling point||201 °C (394 °F; 474 K)|
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
|what is ?)(|
The naturally occurring enantiopure (1R)-endo-(+)-fenchol is used extensively in perfumery. Fenchol gives basil its characteristic scent, and comprises 15.9% of the volatile oils of some species of Aster.
Oxidation of fenchol gives fenchone.