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Effect of Azolla Extract on Growth Performance of Pisum Sativum

Author Affiliations

  • 1 Department of Botany, Carmel College, Mala, Thrissur, Kerala, INDIA

Int. Res. J. Biological Sci., Volume 2, Issue (10), Pages 88-90, October,10 (2013)


A study on the effect of biofertilizer Azolla pinnata extract on growth performance of Pisum sativum was carried out. The seeds were soaked in both azolla extract and water. Former performed better when compared to the control. The (20%) concentration of aqueous extract of Azolla promoted the better seedling growth in terms of shoot length, root length, fresh weight and dry weight.


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