| IUPAC name
| Other names
|3D model (Jmol)||Interactive image|
|Molar mass||438.81 g/mol|
|Density||0.777 g/ml at 95 °C|
|Melting point||87 °C (189 °F; 360 K)|
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
|(what is ?)|
1-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.
- Merck Index, 11th Edition, 9506.