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Table 3 Effect of quarter-strength Murashige and Skoog (¼ MS) medium supplemented with indole-3-butyric acid (IBA) and α-naphthaleneacetic acid (NAA) at different combinations on the rooting of Silene schimperiana multiple shoot clusters

From: In vitro propagation and DNA barcode analysis of the endangered Silene schimperiana in Saint Katherine protectorate

Auxin conc. (μM) Rooting (%) Mean no. of roots/explant Mean length of roots (cm) Mean length of axillary shoots (cm)
IBA conc. (μM) NAA conc. (μM)
0.00 0.00 33 16.88c 3.4e 5.0c
4.92 5.38 100 30.13a 6.0b 7.0b
4.92 10.75 100 34.50a 7.4a 8.5a
9.85 5.38 66 22.31b 5.2c 6.5b
9.85 10.75 66 18.65bc 4.2d 5.5c
  1. Means in the same column with different letters are statistically significantly different at p ≤ 0.05