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Table 1 Characteristics of the soils used in the pot experiments

From: Auxin secretion by Bacillus amyloliquefaciens FZB42 both stimulates root exudation and limits phosphorus uptake in Triticum aestivum

Characteristic Low P soil High P soil
Textural class Loamy sand Loamy sand
pH 5.9 7.0
Available P (Olsen) (mg kg-1) 14.5 36.5
Available K (mg kg-1) 163.9 68.0
Available Mg (mg kg-1) 83.6 114.8
  1. This table shows the textural class, pH and available P, K and Mg of the soils used in the pot experiments. These values were measured by NRM Ltd., UK and are expressed as mg per kg dry soil.