Table 2: Percentage germination of amaranths as influenced by priming duration during the 2012 cropping season.

TreatmentsFirst trialSecond trialCombined

Duration (h)
072.368.3b70.3b
276.982.1a79.5a
478.384.5a81.5a
678.580.4a79.5a
876.784.2a80.4a
SE (±)2.632.441.97
Significancens**

Means in a column followed by same letter(s) in a superscript within a treatment group are not significantly different using LSD at 5% level; ns: not significant; *: significant.