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Table 2 Plant height, pseudostem diameter and leaf number on 19 November, 2010 and 2011, for the tested cultivars sown on three different dates

From: The effect of cultivar, sowing date and transplant location in field on bolting of Welsh onion (Allium fistulosumL.)

Cultivar Plant height(cm) Pseudostem diameter(mm) Leaf number
  D1 D2 D3 D1 D2 D3 D1 D2 D3
2010          
C1 16.4 ± 0.5a 12.3 ± 0.5b 11.9 ± 0.6b 5.91 ± 0.36a 4.64 ± 0.17b 2.31 ± 0.07c 3.7 ± 0.2a 3.6 ± 0.2a 2.9 ± 0.1b
C2 25.7 ± 0.8a 12.7 ± 0.5b 12.0 ± 0.6b 6.96 ± 0.55a 4.82 ± 0.22b 1.75 ± 0.12c 4.0 ± 0.0a 3.2 ± 0.1b 2.6 ± 0.2c
C3 25.8 ± 0.6a 15.9 ± 0.7b 13.0 ± 0.3c 5.13 ± 0.21a 4.06 ± 0.15b 1.74 ± 0.10c 4.0 ± 0.0a 3.5 ± 0.2b 2.3 ± 0.2c
C4 24.2 ± 1.1a 15.1 ± 0.5b 11.9 ± 0.4c 6.50 ± 0.17a 5.58 ± 0.11b 2.72 ± 0.08c 3.5 ± 0.2a 3.3 ± 0.2ab 3.0 ± 0.0b
C5 18.3 ± 0.8a 15.3 ± 1.2b 12.0 ± 0.3c 7.15 ± 0.30a 6.02 ± 0.17b 2.49 ± 0.55c 3.2 ± 0.1a 3.0 ± 0.0a 2.6 ± 0.3b
C6 21.2 ± 1.7a 14.0 ± 0.6b 12.5 ± 0.7b 5.90 ± 0.34a 4.50 ± 0.19b 2.35 ± 0.10c 3.4 ± 0.2a 3.4 ± 0.2a 2.9 ± 0.1a
C7 22.7 ± 0.7a 14.6 ± 0.5b 12.2 ± 0.7c 7.07 ± 0.59a 4.71 ± 0.34b 2.49 ± 0.14 c 4.0 ± 0.0a 3.4 ± 0.2b 3.2 ± 0.2b
C8 19.7 ± 0.6a 14.9 ± 0.8ab 13.1 ± 0.5b 5.66 ± 0.44a 4.70 ± 0.64b 2.95 ± 0.18c 3.5 ± 0.2a 3.0 ± 0.0b 2.3 ± 0.2c
C9 24.0 ± 1.1a 15.2 ± 0.5b 11.1 ± 0.4c 6.47 ± 0.32a 5.28 ± 0.28b 2.76 ± 0.13c 3.6 ± 0.2a 3.5 ± 0.2a 2.9 ± 0.1b
C10 25.1 ± 1.1a 12.4 ± 0.6b 10.6 ± 0.6b 7.28 ± 0.46a 5010 ± 0.20b 2.54 ± 0.13c 3.2 ± 0.1a 3.1 ± 0.1a 3.0 ± 0.0a
2011          
C1 20.6 ± 1.2a 13.2 ± 0.8b 9.6 ± 0.5c 4.37 ± 0.25a 2.12 ± 0.07b 1.55 ± 0.99c 3.2 ± 0.1a 2.7 ± 0.2b 2.6 ± 0.2b
C3 23.0 ± 1.2a 14.0 ± 0.7b 10.0 ± 0.4c 3.57 ± 0.15a 2.21 ± 0.13b 1.69 ± 0.08c 3.0 ± 0.0a 3.0 ± 0.1a 2.7 ± 0.2b
C6 18.1 ± 1.0a 11.8 ± 1.0b 9.8 ± 0.4c 3.65 ± 0.23a 2.17 ± 0.08b 1.57 ± 0.08c 3.3 ± 0.1a 3.1 ± 0.1ab 3.0 ± 0.1b
C7 20.1 ± 1.0a 12.6 ± 0.8b 8.9 ± 0.4c 3.90 ± 0.20a 2.53 ± 0.13b 1.32 ± 0.12c 3.4 ± 0.2a 3.1 ± 0.1b 2.4 ± 0.2c
C8 19.5 ± 0.9a 13.1 ± 0.5b 10.3 ± 0.5c 3.51 ± 0.24a 2.35 ± 0.11b 1.83 ± 0.08c 3.4 ± 0.2a 3.4 ± 0.2a 2.7 ± 0.2b
C10 19.4 ± 1.2a 12.5 ± 0.5b 7.5 ± 0.4c 4.08 ± 0.39a 2.45 ± 0.06b 1.30 ± 0.05c 3.4 ± 0.2a 3.3 ± 0.2a 2.1 ± 0.1b
  1. Values are means ± standard errors. Different letters within rows and plant parameters indicate significant differences between means of different sowing dates at the 5% probability level by LSD.