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Table 10 Effect phenolic acid concentrations on seed yield, its components, and oil and carbohydrate percentages of flax plants grown under sandy soil conditions (data are means of two successive seasons)

From: Comparative studies on the role of benzoic, t-cinnamic, and salicylic acids on growth, some biochemical aspects, and yield of three flax cultivars grown under sandy soil conditions

Conc (mg/L) Plant height
(cm)
Fruiting zone length
(cm)
Technical length (cm) Biol. yield/plant
(g)
No. of branches/plant No. of capsules/plant Seed yield/plant (g) 1000 Seeds wt. (g) Biol. yield (ton/fed) Seed yield (kg/fed) Oil yield (kg/fed) Oil% Carbo%
Control 68.11 22.78 45.33 5.73 10.89 33.66 1.85 6.78 2.143 391.20 82.90 21.19 27.32
50 78.22 27.37 50.85 10.33 11.62 49.15 2.70 7.77 2.790 523.89 119.87 22.88 29.65
75 85.55 34.15 51.41 16.27 19.85 94.90 4.95 8.88 3.676 648.97 134.08 20.66 30.70
100 83.11 32.45 50.66 13.55 16.48 82.89 4.67 8.55 3.538 631.92 127.90 20.24 30.21
LSD 0.05 2.05 1.20 0.27 1.12 1.03 5.02 0.23 0.18 0.123 13.75 8.26 0.31 0.35