Table 3: Yield attributes, grain and straw yields of chickpea genotypes.

Chickpea genotypes Plant height
(cm)
Number of
branches plant−1
Number of pods plant−1Number of seeds pod−1Test weight (g)Mean yield (Kg ha−1)
GrainStraw

Chickpea genotype
IG-22633.412.438.61.25152.316221894
IG-37030.610.234.71.13158.714751613
IG-37934.513.342.81.30191.519222199
JG-41239.014.448.41.33249.119952291
IG-59342.116.064.01.38333.822862728
SEm±1.40.30.90.0582.08891
LSD ( )4.50.93.00.1916.5288299

Microbial inoculants
Control34.111.437.91.1213.115871901
Rhizobium36.713.648.91.3220.019672303
PSB34.212.143.51.3216.017642089
Rhizobium + PSB37.116.055.71.4220.721502461
SEm±0.80.30.80.61.45952
LSD ( )2.40.82.20.24.0170152

PSB: phosphate solubilising bacteria.