Table 4: Mean values of seedlings Biomass estimation between two O. abyssinica provenances (n=30, mean ± SD).

ProvenanceLeaf fresh weight (g)Culm fresh weight (g)Root fresh weight (g)Root-to-Shoot RatioLeaf dry weight (g)Culm dry weight (g)Root dry weight (g)Root-to-Shoot Ratio

Pawe2.60 ± 0.982.90 ± 1.5113.63 ± 6.842.69 ± 1.151.83± 0.681.90 ± 0.959.30 ± 4.802.70 ± 1.35
Sherkole3.15 ± 1.053.03 ± 1.4112.60 ± 8.421.99 ± 0.762.41 ± 0.802.48 ± 1.119.02 ± 6.161.77 ± 0.67
t-value2.1220.3440.5222.7843.0292.2060.1943.370
Sig.0.0380.7320.6040.0070.0040.0310.8470.002