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Table 4 Results of three-way ANOVA showing the effects of storage, and temperature and light of incubation on final germination of Citrullus colocynthis seeds matured in December

From: Effect of maturation time on dormancy and germination of Citrullus colocynthis (Cucurbitaceae) seeds from the Arabian hyper-arid deserts

Source Df Mean Squares F-Ratio p-Value
(A) Final germination percentage (arcsine transformed)
 Storage (S) 1 2.039 140.604 0.000
 Temperature (T) 2 1.185 81.703 0.000
 Light (L) 1 0.935 64.482 0.000
 S * T 2 0.132 9.089 0.001
 S * L 1 0.466 32.132 0.000
 T * L 2 3.521 242.828 0.000
 S * T * L 2 0.710 48.930 0.000
 Error 36 0.015   
(B) Germination rate index (log transformed)
 Storage (S) 1 0.013 1.825 0.193
 Temperature (T) 2 34.467 4931.527 0.000
 S x T 2 0.023 3.231 0.063
 Error 18 0.007