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Table 1 Effects of B-deficiency on plant growth and B concentration in roots and leaves

From: Identification of boron-deficiency-responsive microRNAs in Citrus sinensis roots by Illumina sequencing

B treatments Root DW (g plant −1 ) Shoot DW (g plant −1 ) Whole plant DW (g plant −1 ) Root DW/ Shoot DW B concentration (μg g −1 DW)
      Roots Leaves
Control 10.03 ± 1.05 a 29.01 ± 3.02 a 39.04 ± 3.89 a 0.35 ± 0.03 b 12.20 ± 1.15 a 32.54 ± 2.53 a
B-deficiency 9.39 ± 1.10 a 18.47 ± 1.33 b 27.86 ± 2.02 b 0.51 ± 0.06 a 8.26 ± 0.79 b 12.17 ± 0.47 b
  1. Data are means ± SD from 4 to 7 replicates. Within a column, values followed by different letters are significantly different at P < 0.05 detected by the unpaired t-test.