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Table 3 Effect of Secamone afzelii extracts on percentage seed germination

From: Seed preservatives properties of Secamone afzelii (Schult) K. Schum extracts on wheat grains damage and germination capability

Contact toxicity Concentration (μl)
Treatments 50 100 150 200
Control 88.69 ± 1.52a 90.55 ± 1.50a 91.69 ± 0.44a 92.40 ± 0.23a
Hexane 91.95 ± 1.20a 89.11 ± 1.17a 90.69 ± 0.8a 93.40 ± 0.38a
Ethyl acetate 90.24 ± 0.83a 91.40 ± 1.83a 90.84 ± 1.06a 90.25 ± 2.06a
Methanol 89.39 ± 0.52a 93.40 ± 1.62a 90.69 ± 0.48a 91.95 ± 1.55a
Acetone 92.24 ± 1.48a 90.26 ± 1.50a 90.40 ± 1.59a 91.66 ± 1.88a
Fumigant toxicity
Control 90.00 ± 0.0a 91.39 ± 0.55a 90.00 ± 1.4a 90.00 ± 1.3a
Hexane 90.30 ± 0.33a 90.88 ± 1.22a 91.39 ± 0.55a 92.00 ± 0.74a
Ethyl acetate 90.00 ± 0.82a 91.69 ± 0.85a 89.69 ± 0.94a 90.80 ± 0.22a
Methanol 92.69 ± 0.76a 91.30 ± 1.88a 91.39 ± 1.05a 90.00 ± 0.38
Acetone 90.30 ± 0.33a 90.69 ± 0.57a 90.69 ± 0.57a 90.00 ± 0.38
  1. Means within a column followed by different letters are significantly different (P > 0.05%), Tukey's Student test (HSD)