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Table 2 Efficacy of seed biopriming on seed-borne incidence

From: Rhizobacteria Bacillus spp. induce resistance against anthracnose disease in chili (Capsicum annuum L.) through activating host defense response

PGPR Seed-borne incidence (%)
Guntur local Ca-2 local G-4 (SS) PusaJwala Byadagi
Control 27 ± 1.73h 6.5 ± 0.28cde 4 ± 0.57bcd 8 ± 1.15e 8 ± 0.57e
9/e 27 ± 0.57h 6 ± 0.57cde 4 ±0.57bcd 8 ± 0.57e 8 ± 0.57e
Bsp.3/aM 22 ± 1.15fg 2.5 ± 0.28ab 2 ± 0.28a 3 ± 0.57abc 3 ± 0.28abc
2apa 20 ± 1.15f 1.5 ± 0.28a 1 ± 0.28a 2 ± 0.57a 2.5 ± 0.28ab
Kol-2/B 25 ± 1.73gh 4 ± 0.57bcd 3 ± 0.57abc 6 ± 0.57cde 7 ± 0.57de
  1. Values are the means of 16 replicates of 25 seeds each repeated thrice. All means within a column followed by the same letters are not significantly different according to Tukey’s HSD at P ≤ 0.05