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Table 5 Effect of IAA (a) or GA3 (b), and IAA + GA3 (c) (0, 25, and 50 mg/l) on yield, yield attributes, and chemical values of mungbean plant 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
  Plant height 47.08 52.33 55.17 0.62
  Pods no/plant 6.67 7.50 8.17 0.32
  Pods wt/plant 3.77 4.40 5.43 0.24
  Seeds no/pod 8.50 9.00 9.50 Non-significant
  Seed yield (ton/fed) 1.88 2.54 2.87 0.36
  Straw yield (ton/fed) 4.45 4.82 5.27 0.22
  Biological yield (ton/fed) 6.33 7.36 8.15 0.20
  Total carbohydrates% 60.25 61.97 62.35 Non-significant
  Protein% 24.15 25.71 26.56 0.24
  N% 3.86 4.11 4.25 0.20
b—GA3
 Characters GA3 (mg/l) LSD 5%
0 25 50
  Plant height 47.58 51.67 55.33 0.20
  Pods no./plant 6.50 7.50 8.33 0.18
  Pods wt/plant 3.36 4.81 5.43 0.36
  Seeds no/pod 7.83 9.50 9.67 0.22
  Seed yield (ton/fed) 1.83 2.59 2.87 0.24
  Straw yield (ton/fed) 4.39 4.78 5.38 0.12
  Biological yield (ton/fed) 6.22 7.37 8.26 0.36
  Total carbohydrates% 59.55 61.92 63.09 0.40
  Protein% 23.60 25.96 26.85 0.24
  N% 3.78 4.15 4.30 0.16
c—IAA + GA3
IAA (mg/l) GA3 (mg/l) Plant height Pods no./plant Pods wt/plant Seeds no./pod Seed yield (ton/fed) Straw yield (ton/fed) Biol yield (ton/fed) Total carbo % Protein% N%
0 0 43.25 5.50 2.74 7.00 1.59 3.72 5.31 58.61 22.75 3.64
25 46.50 7.00 3.98 9.00 1.94 4.21 6.15 60.41 24.52 3.92
50 51.50 7.50 4.60 9.50 2.11 5.43 7.54 61.74 25.18 4.03
25 0 47.50 6.50 3.36 8.00 1.72 4.40 6.11 59.55 23.69 3.79
25 53.50 7.50 4.60 9.50 2.83 4.75 7.58 62.69 26.32 4.21
50 56.00 8.50 5.23 9.50 3.08 5.31 8.39 63.68 27.11 4.34
50 0 52.00 7.50 3.98 8.50 2.19 5.05 7.24 60.49 24.38 3.90
25 55.00 8.00 5.85 10.00 3.01 5.37 8.37 62.68 27.05 4.33
50 58.50 9.00 6.47 10.00 3.43 5.41 8.83 63.87 28.27 4.52
LSD 5% 1.20 1.12 0.64 0.42 0.24 0.12 0.36 0.20 0.36 0.22