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Table 2 Effect of strand thinning treatments on fruit weight, flesh weight, seed weight, and flesh % of Khadrawi date palm cultivar at rutab stage during 2015 and 2016 seasons

From: Strand thinning of Khadrawi date palm cultivar in relation to yield and fruit quality

Treatments2015 season
Fruit weight (g)Flesh weight (g)Seed weight (g)Flesh %
Without thinning (control)12.30 c11.00 b1.30 a89.50 c
Strand thinning 15%13.53 b12.25 ab1.28 a90.54 b
Strand thinning 30%14.46 a13.19 a1.27 a91.22 a
Treatments2016 season
Without thinning (Control)10.74 b9.62 b1.12 b89.57 b
Strand thinning 15%12.35 a11.09 a1.26 a89.80 b
Strand thinning 30%12.63 a11.42 a1.21 ab90.42 a
  1. Means in each column with similar letter(s) are not significantly different at 5% level