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Vol. 11, Issue 2 (2022)

Effect of different medicinal plant leaves powder on the mycelial growth and spawn production of oyster mushroom (Pleurotus spp.)

Author(s):
Kshitij Kumar, Gopal Singh, Popin Kumar, Satpal Singh and Sandeep Kumar
Abstract:
The effect of different medicinal plants leaves powders was mycelia growth and spawn production of Oyster mushroom was observed in the present investigation. Pleurotus spp. (PL-20-201) and leaves powders of three medicinal plants [viz., Eucalyptus (Eucalyptus globulus), Jamun (Syzygium cumini) and Neem (Azadirachta indica)] in two doses (1.5% and 3.0%) were used for this investigation. Maximum mycelial growth, mycelial growth rate, dry mycelia weight, dry mycelia weight growth rate, spawn growth and spawn growth rate of Pleurotus spp. (PL-20-201) were observed in control followed by 1.5% Jamun leaves powder. While, minimum mycelial growth, mycelial growth rate, dry mycelia weight, dry mycelia weight growth rate, spawn growth and spawn growth rate were observed in 3.0% eucalyptus leaves powder.
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How to cite this article:
Kshitij Kumar, Gopal Singh, Popin Kumar, Satpal Singh, Sandeep Kumar. Effect of different medicinal plant leaves powder on the mycelial growth and spawn production of oyster mushroom (Pleurotus spp.). Pharma Innovation 2022;11(2):878-881.

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