Per cent mortality of onion thrips /Days after application
Treatments 1st day 3rd day
Artemisia annua 50.46 (45.26 ± 0.79)def 32.49 (34.45 ± 0.61)d
Azadirachta indica 63.47 (52.92 ± 0.92)cde 76.17 (60.79 ± 1.06)ab
Bidens pilosa 31.74 (30.08 ± 0.60)f 34.48 (35.94 ± 0.63)d
Securidaca longepedunculata 78.10 (58.34 ± 1.08)bcd 79.57 (63.85 ± 1.10)ab
Cymbopogon citratus 44.13 (41.35 ± 0.73)ef 31.41 (33.41 ± .59)d
Chrysanthemum cinerariaefolium 62.70 (52.43 ± 0.91)cde 69.77(56.89 ± 1.0)abc
Nicotiana tabacum (Ver. k-110) 79.19 (62.98 ± 1.10)abc 80.10 (63.56 ± 1.11)ab
Nicotiana spp. (local variety ) 86.31 (68.60 ± 0.19)ab 86.97 (69.65 ± 1.20)a
Parthenium hysterophorous 62.14 (52.06 ± 0.91)cde 40.06 (38.93 ± 0.69)cd
Phytolacca dodecandra 76.98 62.22 ± 1.07)abc 86.37 (68.99 ± 1.19)a
Beauveria bassiana (PPRC-6) 0.0 (0.0 ± 0)g 50.78 (46.18 ± 0.79)bcd
Metarhizium anisopliae (PPRC-56) 0.0 (0.0 ± 0)g 26.56 (26.09 ± 0.54)d
Soap powder detergent 43.12 (41.02 ± 0.72)de 31.84 (33.31 ± 0.31)d
Diazinon 60% E.C (standard check) 91.58 (74.75 ± 1.28)a 91.27 (74.75 ± 1.27)a
Untreated control 0.0 (0.0 ± 0)g 0.0 (0.0 ± 0)e
MSE 10.43(7.12) 15.39(11.02)
CV (%) 20.53(16.55) 29.36(23.38)
Days after application/ per cent of mortality
Treatments 5th day 7th day
Artemisia annua 1.81 (4.49 ± 0.31)cd 2.31 (5.08 ± 0.15)c
Azadirachta indica 60.80 (51.31 ± 0.89)a 55.03 (47.93 ± 0.84)ab
Bidens pilosa 7.30 (12.16 ± 0.27)bcd 2.75 (5.56 ± 0.17)c
Securidaca longepedunculata 62.37 (52.23 ± 0.91)a 63.43 (52.24 ± 0.91)ab
Cymbopogon citratus 8.0 (16.16 ± 0.29)bc 3.33 (11.25 ± 0.18)c
Chrysanthemum cinerariaefolium 59.23 (50.41 ± 0.88)a 56.53 (48.82 ± 0.85)ab
Nicotiana tabacum (Ver. k-110) 55.73 (48.33 ± 0.84)a 52.30 (46.32 ± 0.81)ab
Nicotiana spp. (local variety) 68.48 (55.96 ± 0.97)a 64.70 (53.62 ± 0.93)ab
Parthenium hysterophorous 12.77 (17.28 ± 0.36)bc 10.94 (13.25 ± 0.34)c
Phytolacca dodecandra 42.51 (40.62 ± 0.71)a 43.97 (41.51 ± 0.72)b
Beauveria bassiana (PPRC-6) 65.84 (54.31 ± 0.95)a 75.63 (60.67 ± 1.05)a
Metarhizium anisopliae (PPRC-56) 17.58 (23.09 ± 0.43)b 13.56 (16.41 ± 0.38)c
Soap powder detergent 9.50 (16.10 ± 0.31)bc 6.90 (2.38 ± 0.27)c
Diazinon 60% E.C (standard check) 71.74 (55.17 ± 0.96)a 67.01 (57.93 ± 1.01)ab
Untreated control 0.0 (0.00 ± 0)d 0.0 (0.00 ± 0)c
Note: Means with the same letter(s) are not significantly different for each other. All treatment effects were highly significant at P<0.01 (DMRT). Figures in parentheses are Arcsin percent transformed value.
Table 2: Percentage mortality of onion thrips due to botanicals and EPF under field condition.