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Table 3 Effect of different concentrations of Eruca sativa L. seed powder and Basamid herbicide on growth parameters of two Vicia faba L. cultivars at 90 days after sowing (combined analysis of two seasons)

From: The allelopathic efficiency of Eruca sativa seed powder in controlling Orobanche crenata infected Vicia faba cultivars

Treatments Growth parameters
Plant height (cm) No. of leaves/plant No. of branches/plant F.W. of shoot/plant (g) F.W. of root/plant(g) D.W. of shoot/plant (g) D.W. of root/plant (g)
  Sakha 1
 Healthy control 58.93 20.06 1.77 21.20 3.49 3.26 1.22
 Infected control (I) 47.62 17.43 1.59 17.09 2.89 2.66 1.04
 (I) + Eruca sativa 15 g/kg soil 57.43 18.92 1.66 19.14 3.06 2.96 1.17
 (I) + Eruca sativa 30 g/kg soil 60.94 22.60 1.87 35.63 3.75 5.36 1.44
 (I) + Eruca sativa 45 g/kg soil 65.00 24.64 2.64 41.11 5.31 6.64 1.82
 (I) + Basamid 0.2 g/pot 59.62 20.37 1.84 23.26 3.57 3.75 1.39
 (I) + Basamid 0.4 g/pot 61.26 23.25 2.13 37.36 4.55 6.12 1.63
  Giza 843
 Healthy control 77.10 24.36 2.55 43.44 5.83 6.32 1.63
 Infected control (I) 68.29 19.94 1.66 37.91 3.08 4.64 1.17
 (I) + Eruca sativa 15 g/kg soil 70.53 21.42 1.80 40.49 3.34 5.43 1.36
 (I) + Eruca sativa 30 g/kg soil 82.51 36.90 2.33 45.26 5.42 6.54 2.27
 (I) + Eruca sativa 45 g/kg soil 84.06 44.70 2.81 50.61 7.23 7.87 2.96
 (I) + Basamid 0.2 g/pot 72.85 22.99 2.16 42.37 4.47 5.53 1.44
 (I) + Basamid 0.4 g/pot 80.95 35.02 2.53 49.74 6.25 7.61 2.38
 LSD at 5% 2.24 1.93 0.23 2.25 0.40 0.43 0.19
  1. I infected control, F.W fresh weight, D.W. dry weight