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Table 3 Effect of the CS-1 strain on growth parameters of wheat seedling

From: Isolation and characterization of phosphofungi, and screening of their plant growth-promoting activities

Treatment Shoot height (cm) Root length (cm) Dry weight (g) Fresh weight (g) Root/shoot ratio
CK 40.76 ± 0.83a 17.78 ± 1.16a 0.30 ± 0.04b 1.26 ± 0.16b 0.1809 ± 0.011b
CS-1 40.53 ± 1.20a 18.15 ± 1.77a 0.37 ± 0.05a 1.56 ± 0.06a 0.2378 ± 0.011a
  1. Values are mean ± SD (n = 30). Means sharing a common letter within the same column are not significantly different at P < 0.05. “CS-1” denotes wheat seedlings treated with a suspension of strain CS-1 spores. “CK” denotes wheat seedlings treated with an equal volume of sterile water