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Effect of sunflower (Helianthus annus L.) Aqueous extract on seedling growth of okra (Abelmoschus esculentum L.)


Nurul Liana Mohd Nasori (2018) Effect of sunflower (Helianthus annus L.) Aqueous extract on seedling growth of okra (Abelmoschus esculentum L.). Final Year Project thesis, Universiti Malaysia Kelantan. (Submitted)


An experiment was conducted at the nursery of University Malaysia Kelantan Jeli Campus, Kelantan to investigate the effectiveness of sunflower (Helianthus annus L.) aqueous extract on the seedling growth of okra (Abelmoschus esculentum L.). The test solutions used as treatments were only distilled water for control and the sunflower aqueous extract (2%, 4%, 6% and 8%). The treatments, were applied on the soil surface when the tested plant at 4 to 6 leaf stage (2 weeks). All of the parameters were measured after 1 month of the treatment being applied. The sunflower aqueous extract at 8% concentration showed a significant different on stimulation of okra seedling growth in terms of plant height and shoot fresh weight with 266mm and 5.2g, respectively compared to control. Therefore, sunflower aqueous extract have a potential to stimulate the seedling growth of okra.

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Item Type: Undergraduate Final Project Report
Collection Type: Final Year Project
Date: 2018
Number of Pages: 40
Call Number: SBL 2018/010
Supervisor: Dr. Norhafizah Binti Md Zain
Programme: Bachelor of Applied Science (Agrotechnology) with Honors
Institution: Universiti Malaysia Kelantan
Faculty/Centre/Office: Faculty of Agro - Based Industry
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