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Table 4 Effect of seed treatment with fungal root endophytes on white root rot of apple under field conditions

From: Screening, identification, and colonization of fungal root endophytes against Dematophora necatrix: a ubiquitous pathogen of fruit trees

Isolate Disease incidence (%) after pathogen inoculation Mean (%) Percent disease Control (%)
15 30 45
Fusarium equiseti strain M1 0.00 (0.00) 16.66 (24.08) 30.55 (33.49) 15.74 (19.19) 81.72
Aspergillus sp. (C1) 19.44 (26.05) 41.66 (40.18) 58.33 (49.77) 39.81 (38.67) 53.77
Talaromyces aculeatus strain Ap 0.00 (0.00) 16.66 (24.08) 38.88 (38.54) 18.51 (20.87) 78.50
Neocosmospora perseae strain G 8.33 (16.77) 27.78 (31.74) 52.78 (46.58) 29.63 (31.69) 65.59
Aspergillus aculeatus strain C2 13.88 (21.64) 33.33 (35.25) 52.78 (46.58) 33.33 (34.49) 61.29
Crinipellis tabtim strain M8 0.00 (0.00) 13.88 (21.64) 25.00 (29.99) 12.96 (17.21) 84.95
Fusarium sp. (S2) 16.66 (24.08) 41.66 (40.18) 55.55 (48.18) 37.96 (37.48) 55.92
Fusarium sp. (K1) 16.66 (24.08) 30.55 (33.49) 50.00 (44.98) 32.40 (34.19) 62.37
Fusarium circinatum strain K3 8.33 (16.77) 16.66 (24.08) 41.66 (40.18) 22.22 (27.01) 74.20
Control 58.33 (49.82) 100.00 (89.39) 100.00 (89.39) 86.11 (76.20) 0.00
Mean 14.16 (17.92) 33.88 (36.41) 50.55 (46.77)  
CD0.05 Isolate (Is) = 1.97; Interval (I) = 1.08; Isolate (Is) × Interval (I) = 3.41