NISCAIR Online Periodicals Repository

Research Journals >
Indian Journal of Traditional Knowledge (IJTK) >
IJTK Vol.09 [2010] >
IJTK Vol.09(2) [April 2010] >

Title: Influence of pyramids on germination and growth of fenugreek
Authors: Kumar, Itagi Ravi
Swamy, NVC
Nagendra, HR
Keywords: Pyramids
Radical length
Seedling vigour
Seed germination
Issue Date: Apr-2010
Publisher: CSIR
IPC CodeInt. Cl.8: A01C1/02
Abstract: Research has been undertaken to find out if square pyramidal structure has any influence on the germination, radical emergence and seedling vigour in terms of germination percentage and length of fenugreek, as given in Indian scriptures and literature. Two models were used, one of them made of wood and other one made of plywood with both of them having square base. The control sample was kept in open air. Results subjected to statistical analysis indicated that there is a significant influence on the radical emergence and seedling vigour when germinated in both pyramid models. However there was no statistical significance in germination percentage.
Page(s): 347-349
ISSN: 0975-1068 (Online); 0972-5938 (Print)
Source:IJTK Vol.09(2) [April 2010]

Files in This Item:

File Description SizeFormat
IJTK 9(2) 347-349.pdf125.21 kBAdobe PDFView/Open
 Current Page Visits: 109 
Recommend this item


Online Submission of Articles |  NISCAIR Website |  National Knowledge Resources Consortium |  Contact us |  Feedback

Disclaimer: NISCAIR assumes no responsibility for the statements and opinions advanced by contributors. The editorial staff in its work of examining papers received for publication is helped, in an honorary capacity, by many distinguished engineers and scientists.

CC License Except where otherwise noted, the Articles on this site are licensed under Creative Commons License: CC Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.5 India

Copyright © 2015 The Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi. All rights reserved.

Powered by DSpace Copyright © 2002-2007 MIT and Hewlett-Packard | Compliant to OAI-PMH V 2.0

Home Page Total Visits: 162037 since 01-Sep-2015  Last updated on 21-Jun-2016Webmaster: