Growth medium

Percentage of spore germination
 (Mean ± SE)

Length of germ tube (µ)
 (Mean ± SE)

PDA control (C1)

96.40 ± 0.56a

139.98 ± 3.65a

PDA + 0.01% Tween 20 control (C2)

95.60 ± 0.51a

130.89 ± 2.22a

MJ 0.05% in PDA

61.80 ± 0.37

110.89 ± 3.41b

MJ 0.10% in PDA

39.40 ± 1.08

99.98 ± 4.08b

MJ 0.20% in PDA

4.80 ± 0.58

54.52 ± 2.97

*Means followed by same letter do not differ significantly at P=0.05
Table 4: Effect of methyl jasmonate (MJ) on spore germination percentage and germ tube length of Fusarium solani.