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Table 2 Effect of IAA (a) or GA3 (b), and IAA + GA3 (c) (0, 25, and 50 mg/l) on growth parameters of mungbean plants grown under sandy soil

From: Improving quality and quantity of mungbean plant via foliar application of plant growth regulators in sandy soil conditions

a—IAA
Characters IAA (mg/l) LSD 5%
0 25 50
Shoot length 35.50 41.33 42.50 0.67
Branches no. 1.67 1.33 1.33 Non-significant
Leaves no. 4.50 5.00 5.33 0.39
Leaves fresh wt 4.90 5.51 6.89 0.21
Leaves dry wt 0.79 0.89 1.11 0.03
b—GA3
Characters GA (mg/l) LSD 5%
0 25 50
Shoot length 34.50 41.00 43.83 0.67
Branches no. 1.17 1.67 1.50 0.33
Leaves no. 4.33 5.17 5.33 0.39
Leaves fresh wt 4.62 5.70 6.99 0.22
Leaves dry wt 0.74 0.92 1.12 0.04
c—IAA + GA3
IAA (mg/l) GA3 (mg/l) Shoot length Branches no. Leaves no. Leaves fresh wt Leaves dry wt
0 0 30.00 1.00 3.50 3.07 0.49
25 37.50 2.00 5.00 4.97 0.80
50 39.00 2.00 5.00 6.68 1.08
25 0 35.50 1.00 4.00 4.62 0.74
25 42.00 1.50 5.50 5.14 0.83
50 46.50 1.50 5.50 6.76 1.09
50 0 38.00 1.50 5.50 6.16 0.99
25 43.50 1.50 5.00 6.99 1.13
50 46.00 1.00 5.50 7.53 1.21
LSD 5% 1.15 0.58 0.68 0.37 0.50