S.No Treatment Plant Growth Parameters Pre
Treatment

Days After Treatment

20th 40th 60th 80th
1 Control Length of the shoot (cm) 22.0±0.1 24.0±1.1 25.5±0.2 26.5±0.1 27.0±0.4
2. Test   23.0±0.3 28.0±0.2 32.0±0.4 37.5±0.1 38.0±0.6*
3. Control Leaf surface area (cm) 5.0±1.3 5.3±0.4 5.6±0.2 5.6±0.6 5.7±0.4
4.  Test   5.0±0.4 5.4±1.5 5.6±0.4 5.9±1.1 * 6.2±0.4*
5. Control Height of the plant (cm) 24.0±0.3 26.0±0.4 27.0±0.1 28.0±0.4 30.0±1.4
6. Test   25.0±0.4 31.0±0.7 34.0±0.1 39.1±0.3* 40.5±0.5*
7. Control Total new branches emerged / plant 1.0±0.2 2.0±0.3 2.0±0.4 3.0±1.2 3.0±0.4
8.  Test   1.0±0.2 2.0±0.8 3.0±0.4 5.0±0.3 6.0±0.5*
9. Control Total foliage count / plant 15.0±0.3 22.0±0.4 28.0±0.1 31.0±1.4 37.0±0.6
10.  Test   15.0±0.2 29.0±0.4 34.0±0.4 37.0±0.1* 40.0±0.4s*
*Mean of five replications
* Significant at P > 0.05 level by DMRT

Table1: Effect of compost on growth parameters of Vigna mungo