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Table 3 Delonix regia seed germination (speed of germination, mean germination time, mean daily germination, peak value, germination value, and germination percents (mean ± SE))

From: Effect of micropyle orientation on germination of Millettia ferruginea and Delonix regia

Parameters Dru Drd Drh Drc p value
Speed of germination 2.91 ± 1.33c 11.95 ± 1.94abc 6.57 ± 0.78a 6.04 ± 0.97b 0.01
Mean germination time 49.94 ± 16.89c 192.24 ± 28.34abc 119.01 ± 13.20a 108.13 ± 16.43b 0.01
Mean daily germination 0.31 ± 0.05abc 0.78 ± 0.11a 0.67 ± 0.06b 0.65 ± 010c 0.02
Peak value 0.33 ± 0.05abc 0.83 ± 0.10a 0.69 ± 0.07b 0.68 ± 0.10c 0.02
Germination value 0.11 ± 0.03a 0.67 ± 0.17a 0.47 ± 0.09 0.47 ± 0.15 0.06
Germination percent at 11th date 1.90 ± 1.90 1.90 ± 1.90 0.00 ± 00 0.00 ± 00 0.60
Germination percent at 15th date 5.71 ± 5.71 29.52 ± 8.30 6.67 ± 0.95 11.43 ± 2.86 0.04
Germination percent at 19th date 7.62 ± 5.04c 50.48 ± 5.79abc 23.81 ± 1.90a 20.00 ± 4.95b 0.00
Germination percent at 23rd date 11.43 ± 3.30 ac 53.33 ± 6.87bc 35.24 ± 7.80a 28.57 ± 4.36b 0.01
Germination percent at 27th date 23.81 ± 4.15abc 60.00 ± 8.25a 51.43 ± 4.95b 50.48 ± 7.80c 0.02