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Table 4 Effect of compost (0.0 or 3.0 ton/fed) and/or ZnO or nano ZnO (0, 20, 40, and 60 mg/l) on growth criteria of flax plant under sandy soil

From: Zinc-oxide and nano ZnO oxide effects on growth, some biochemical aspects, yield quantity, and quality of flax (Linum uitatissimum L.) in absence and presence of compost under sandy soil

Compost Treatment (mg/L) Conc (mg/l) Shoot length (cm) Fresh wt (g) Dry wt (g) Root length (cm) Root fresh wt (g) Dry wt (g)
0.00 ZnO 0.0 54.67 1.22 0.21 11.00 0.30 0.05
20 59.67 1.90 0.34 11.67 0.70 0.06
40 59.67 2.32 0.38 12.33 1.04 0.17
60 66.67 2.98 0.51 16.00 1.19 0.13
Nano ZnO 20 57.00 3.18 0.44 12.67 0.97 0.12
40 61.33 3.76 0.57 14.00 1.35 0.17
60 62.00 5.31 0.56 16.67 1.36 0.12
3.00 ZnO 0.0 57.67 1.31 0.39 11.00 0.47 0.13
20 61.00 3.34 0.51 13.00 0.85 0.29
40 78.67 4.33 0.58 13.33 1.61 0.40
60 67.00 3.67 0.65 14.33 1.77 0.44
Nano ZnO 20 59.67 3.66 0.53 11.33 0.53 0.14
40 70.67 9.31 1.30 11.33 0.82 0.26
60 64.00 5.31 0.86 11.67 0.86 0.29
LSD at 0.05 4.28 1.32 0.31 1.85 0.36 0.17