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Table 5 Effect of essential oils on the germination of cowpea seeds after 120 days

From: Comparative evaluation of insecticidal properties of essential oils of some selected botanicals as bio-pesticides against Cowpea bruchid, Callosobruchus maculatus (Fabricius) [Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae]

Botanicals Concentration (ml)
0 1 3 5
Aframomum melegueta 80a 100a 100a 90a
Annona muricata 85a 100a 100a 90a
Eucalyptus globulus 85a 100a 100a 100a
Ficus exasperate 80a 100a 100a 90a
Tetrapleura tetraptera 85a 100a 100a 100a
  1. Means followed by the same letter along the column were not significantly different at 5% using Tukey’s test