Skip to main content

Table 7 Effect phenolic acid treatments 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

Treatments 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%
Benzoic acid 79.36 27.89 51.47 11.82 15.09 69.67 3.58 8.14 2.968 509.57 118.48 23.25 29.68
T-cinnamic acid 76.94 29.03 47.92 10.35 14.16 60.08 3.21 7.94 3.036 554.33 112.14 20.23 29.07
Salicylic acid 79.94 30.64 49.31 12.23 14.89 65.69 3.84 7.92 3.107 583.08 118.07 20.25 29.67
LSD0.05 2.05 1.13 1.33 0.28 0.33 3.15 0.21 0.02 0.071 15.33 12.65 0.01 0.01