Table I.

Average length of adventitious roots in plants which were submerged for up to 18 h and in stem sections treated with 10 mm 1 aminocyclopropane 1-carboxylic acid (ACC) for up to 18 h

TimeLength of Adventitious Roots ±se
Submerged plantsStem sections 10 mmACC
h mm
00.65 ± 0.030.42 ± 0.01
20.69 ± 0.030.56 ± 0.03
4n.d.0.49 ± 0.02
60.58 ± 0.030.60 ± 0.02
80.65 ± 0.030.55 ± 0.02
100.90 ± 0.03n.d.
121.10 ± 0.060.63 ± 0.02
181.79 ± 0.200.76 ± 0.02