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Table 3 Analysis of the effects and interactions of: accession (Purén or Contulmo), level of auxin (IBA or NAA) and level of gibberellic acid (GA3) on: number of shoots, number of leaves, plant height and number of roots in Fragaria chiloensis propagated for 6 weeks

From: Meristem culture and subsequent micropropagation of Chilean strawberry (Fragaria chiloensis (L.) Duch.)

  Number of shoots Number of leaves Plant height Number of roots
df MS P MS P MS P MS P
Accession 1 77.49 ** 13.13 ns 0.10 ns 3.86 ns
Auxin 2 1.77 ns 105.18 ** 0.20 * 28.04 **
GA3 1 4.93 ns 0.67 ns 0.00 ns 3.66 ns
Interactions
 Accession * auxin 2 9.29 ns 2.18 ns 0.04 ns 9.49 *
 Accession * GA3 1 0.00 ns 0.51 ns 0.10 ns 0.03 ns
 Auxins * GA3 2 8.98 ns 61.99 ** 0.04 ns 20.59 **
 Accession * auxin * GA3 2 0.74 ns 17.33 ns 0.00 ns 3.59 ns
 Error 84 3.09   10.09   0.05   2.34  
 Total 95         
  1. df degrees of freedom, MS mean squares, ns not significant
  2. * (P < 0.05) significant difference
  3. ** (P < 0.01) highly significant difference