Medium number of total expanded leaves | |||||

Treatments | Cycle 1 | Cycle 2 | Cycle 3 | Cycle 4 | P-values (Cycles) |

IL 95 | 3.5 a | 4.2 a | 2.5 b | 2.7 b | 0.035 |

Fixed | 4.2 a | 3.7 a | 2.5 b | 2.5 b | 0.022 |

P-values (Treatments) | 0.199 | 0.357 | 1.0 | 0.053 | CV% = 14.03 |

Leaves medium length (cm) | |||||

IL 95 | 74.0 a B | 75.7 a B | 64.1 b B | 64.0 b B | <0.001 |

Fixed | 77.5 a A | 77.9 a A | 73.4 b A | 74.4 b A | <0.001 |

P-values (Treatments) | <0.001 | <0.001 | <0.001 | <0.001 | CV% = 0.79 |

Phyllochron (day∙leaves | |||||

IL 95 | 7.0 b | 6.0 b | 10.0 a | 9.3 a | 0.037 |

Fixed | 6.2 b | 7.3 b | 10.0 a | 10.0 a | 0.033 |

P-values (Treatments) | 0.488 | 0.302 | 1.0 | 0.565 | CV% = 14.03 |