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Table 3 Effect of Bacillus aryabhattai KMT-4 on plant growth after 45 days of treatment in pot experiments on brinjal (Solanum melongena L.)

From: On the potential of Bacillus aryabhattai KMT-4 against Meloidogyne javanica

Treatment# Plant height (cm)^ Root fresh weight (g)^ Root dry weight (g)^ Shoot fresh weight (g)^ Shoot dry weight (g)^
T1 6.5±0.7C 0.4±0.1D 0.08±0.0C 0.8±0.0C 0.1±0.0C
T2 7.6±0.3C 0.7±0.1D 0.13±0.0BC 1.9±0.3BC 0.3±0.0BC
T3 10.3±0.8B 2.9±0.3C 0.19±0.0BC 2.6±0.5B 0.3±0.0BC
T4 10.5±0.7B 4.3±0.5B 0.21±0.0B 1.9±0.5BC 0.5±0.0B
T5 10.6±0.8B 2.5±0.2C 0.18±0.0BC 2.1±0.4BC 0.3±0.1BC
T6 15.3±0.8A 8.3±0.7A 1.19±0.0A 7.2±0.5A 1.6±0.2A
  1. #Treatment—T1, control (RDF); T2, RDF + A. chroococcum Mac27 (108 CFU/ml); T3, RDF + M. javanica; T4, RDF + M. javanica + A. chroococcum Mac27 (108 CFU/ml); T5, RDF + M. javanica + carbofuran at 1 kg a.i/ha; and T6, RDF + M. javanica + isolate KMT-4 (108 CFU/ml)
  2. ^Data presented are the mean ± SE for three replicates of each treatment. Values with the same letter in the same column are not statistically significant using Duncan’s multiple range test (p<0.05)