Inoculation treatment Plant height (Shoot and root length) (cm) Plant ( Shoot and root) biomass (g/plant ) % AMF root colonization No. of AMF spores/ 100 g soil
Un inoculated control 85.0 d 24.90 d 0.00 e 0.00 e
Acaulospora scrobiculata 94.1 c 26.68 c 62.6 d 486.00 c
Glomus aggregatum 106.4 a 35.53 a 94.8 a 878.00 a
Glomus fasciculatum 98.9 b 30.88 b 72.2 b 568.00 b
Glomus deserticola 96.8 b 29.46 b 68.4 b 493.00 b
Gigaspora margarita 100.8 b 32.69 b 78.4 b 596.00 b
Scutellospora heterogama 89.7 c 26.99 c 58.5 c 345.00 d
SEM 2.8 1.4 2.8 14.6
CD (P<0.05) 1.2 0.8 1.2 7.4

Means in the same column followed by the same superscript letter do not differ significantly, according to DMRT (P<0.01).
Table 3: Effect of AMF on plant growth of S. vulgare.