Table 7 Effect of Murashige and Skooge salts (MS) solution strength on growth measurements of date palm plants after 24 weeks in greenhouse conditions

From: High-frequency direct somatic embryogenesis and plantlet regeneration from date palm immature inflorescences using picloram

MS strength Leaf number Leaf width (cm) Plant length (cm) Growth vigor Root number Root thickness
¼ MS 4.1 b 1.8 c 29.4 a 3.8 b 3.7 c 2.3 c
½ MS 4.5 ab 2.1 b 31. 8 a 4.2 b 4.8 b 3.8 b
Full MS 4.9 a 2.5 a 32.5 a 5.0 a 6.3 a 5.0 a
  1. Means with different letters within each column are significantly different at 5%