Skip to main content

Table 11 Effect of cultivars and benzoic, t-cinnamic, and salicylic acids on growth parameters 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

Cultivars Materials Shoot length (cm) No. of basal branches Shoot fresh wt/plant (g) Shoot dry wt/plant (g) Root length (cm) Root fresh wt/plant (g) Root dry wt/plant (g)
Blanka Benzoic 59.92 3.00 9.26 1.00 9.08 1.25 0.23
T-cinnamic 62.11 2.89 10.33 0.90 13.28 1.17 0.27
Salicylic 64.22 2.11 10.27 1.13 14.05 1.33 0.23
Line-4 Benzoic 49.17 2.50 4.55 0.52 13.13 0.80 0.12
T-cinnamic 56.22 3.56 6.47 0.65 10.89 0.70 0.13
Salicylic 52.67 2.89 5.72 0.66 13.11 0.66 0.12
Giza-8 Benzoic 61.42 1.94 8.12 0.90 11.92 1.18 0.53
t-Cinnamic 63.11 1.78 6.82 0.78 14.67 0.97 0.45
Salicylic 66.45 1.67 7.97 0.87 12.78 1.09 0.51
LSD 0.05 1.22 0.33 0.51 0.23 0.55 0.08 0.05