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Table 3 Effect of trehalose at 0 mM (Tre 0), 10 mM (Tre 1), and 50 mM (Tre 2) on photosynthetic pigments (mg/g fresh wt) of wheat plants irrigated with tap water (S0) or diluted sea water at 6.25 dS/m (S1). Results are means of two successive seasons

From: Physiological role of trehalose on enhancing salinity tolerance of wheat plant

Salinity Trehalose conc (mM) Chlo a Chlo b Chl a + b Carotenoids Total pig
S0 Tre0 1.128 0.465 1.593 0.269 1.862
Tre1 1.302 0.536 1.838 0.323 2.161
Tre2 1.365 0.629 1.994 0.381 2.375
S1 Tre0 0.858 0.335 1.193 0.214 1.407
Tre1 1.035 0.428 1.463 0.252 1.715
Tre2 1.169 0.537 1.709 0.317 2.023
LCD at 5%   0.135 0.032 0.254 0.034 0.354