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Table 16 Effect of cultivars and phenolic acid concentrations on seed yield and its components 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 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% Carbohydrates%
Blanka 0.0 71.67 25.67 46.00 9.93 15.67 43.33 3.24 5.95 1.840 304.00 22.54 25.50
50 84.11 33.89 50.22 15.51 17.00 60.11 4.52 7.30 2.453 463.73 24.30 27.08
75 89.11 36.68 52.43 23.38 28.00 73.22 5.65 8.48 3.810 630.13 26.00 28.81
100 84.33 34.77 49.56 20.29 21.55 74.00 4.24 7.80 3.233 566.53 24.40 28.15
Line-4 0.0 61.33 23.00 38.33 6.80 11.33 44.33 4.25 6.28 2.630 478.40 21.62 28.04
50 71.45 24.67 46.78 9.30 11.40 53.67 5.65 7.28 3.053 577.12 23.16 29.76
75 79.33 29.78 49.55 13.20 17.33 70.04 5.62 8.25 3.787 658.33 25.03 30.61
100 78.89 28.00 50.89 9.84 14.78 67.22 5.12 8.15 3.697 673.63 24.46 29.90
Giza-8 0.0 71.33 20.67 50.66 6.47 5.67 13.33 4.12 8.10 1.960 391.20 19.42 28.43
50 80.44 25.22 55.23 9.83 6.45 33.67 6.24 8.74 2.863 530.80 21.21 32.11
75 84.89 30.90 53.98 16.23 14.22 63.11 7.13 9.91 3.433 658.45 22.95 32.68
100 86.11 31.11 55.00 14.17 13.11 63.44 7.32 9.69 3.683 655.60 22.87 32.59
LSD 0.05 2.05 1.15 2.25 1.33 1.50 3.25 0.25 0.04 0.310 30.10 0.21 0.25