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Table 1 Yield attributes of P. ostreatus grown on different substrates

From: Growth and yield performance of Pleurotus ostreatus (Jacq. Fr.) Kumm (oyster mushroom) on different substrates

Parameters Substrates
Cotton seed Wheat straw Sawdust Paper waste
No of fruiting bodies 32.00a 18.30b 11.50c 18.64b
Pileus diameter (cm) 6.95 7.07 7.73 8.31
Pileus thickness (cm) 1.00 1.03 0.91 1.05
Diameter of stipe (cm) 3.11 3.21 4.74 4.85
Length of stipe (cm) 2.95 2.81 3.29 3.81
  1. Mean values under the same category that bear different superscript letters are significantly different (α < 0.05)