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Table 1 Germination rates (%) of plants after cetrimonium bromide treatment

From: Assessing the phytotoxicity of cetrimonium bromide in plants using eco-physiological parameters

Species Lactuca sativa Brassica campestris
Treatment/days 3 days 6 days 3 days 6 days
Control 98.0 ± 2.0a 100.0 ± 0.0a 96.0 ± 2.4a 98.0 ± 2.0a
0.01 mg/L 96.0 ± 2.4a 100.0 ± 0.0a 86.0 ± 2.4ab 86.0 ± 2.4ab
0.1 mg/L 88.0 ± 5.8a 92.0 ± 4.9a 74.0 ± 5.1abc 78.0 ± 4.9ab
1 mg/L 86.0 ± 2.4a 92.0 ± 3.7a 74.0 ± 6.0abc 76.0 ± 5.1ab
10 mg/L 86.0 ± 5.1a 92.0 ± 3.7a 72.0 ± 5.8bc 76.0 ± 7.5ab
100 mg/L 46.0 ± 6.8b 54.0 ± 6.8b 72.0 ± 4.9bc 76.0 ± 5.1ab
1000 mg/L 0.0 ± 0.0c 0.0 ± 0.0c 64.0 ± 6.8c 66.0 ± 6.8b
  1. Values represent the mean ± SE of five replicates
  2. Means in a column with the same letter are not significantly different (p > 0.05)