Marigold

Canna

Dilutions

Cfu/g (3rd week)

Cfu/g (14week)

Cfu/g (3rdweek)

Cfu/g (14week)

10-1

3.3×103 Cfu g-1

5.0×103 Cfu g-1

3.4×10-1 Cfu g-1

6.8×103 Cfu g-1

10-2

2.3×104 Cfu g-1

2.3×104 Cfu g-1

Smeared colonies, fungal growth

4.3×104 Cfu g-1

10-3

No colonies

No colonies

Fungal colonies

3.8×105 Cfu g-1

10-4

No colonies

No colonies

No colonies

No colonies

10-1

3.4×103Cfu g-1

4.0×103 Cfu g-1

5.2×103Cfu g-1

7.6×103Cfu g

10-2

Too small colonies

2.0×104 Cfu g-1

1.4×104 Cfu g-1

3.9×104 Cfu g

10-3

Fungal growth

TLTC

No colonies

9×104 Cfu g

10-4

No colonies

No colonies

No colonies

No colonies

Table 1: Rhizospheric soil with and without pesticide.