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Table 1 Effect of silicon and potassium, sodium, and calcium silicates on linear growth of Phomopsis obscurans under laboratory conditions

From: Management of strawberry leaf blight disease caused by Phomopsis obscurans using silicate salts under field conditions

Treatment Conc. g or mL/L. Phomopsis obscurans
Linear growth (mm) Reduction %
Silicon 2 42.0bc 53.3
4 22.0 c 75.6
6 00.0 e 100
Potassium silicate 2 38.0 b 57.8
4 15.0 d 83.3
6 00.0 e 100
Sodium silicate 2 40.0b 55.6
4 19.0 cd 78.9
6 00.0 e 100
Calcium silicate 2 43.0b 52.2
4 25.0 c 72.2
6 00.0e 100
Control 0 90.0 a 0.0
  1. Figures with the same letters are not significantly different (P ≤ 0.05) using Tukey’s test