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Table 5 Percentage mean zones of inhibition of plant extracts on fungal rot of cocoyam

From: Antifungal effect of aqueous and ethanolic extracts of neem leaves, stem bark and seeds on fungal rot diseases of yam and cocoyam

Extract A. niger (%) A. oryzae (%) R. stolonifer (%)
Ethanolic seed extract (ESE) 88.37 ± 1.17a 91.47 ± 2.93a 84.88 ± 3.07a
Aqueous seed extract (ASE) 81.78 ± 2.92ab 85.66 ± 2.92ac 79.07 ± 2.33ab
Ethanolic leave extract (ELE) 77.52 ± 1.35b 90.70 ± 2.33ac 76.74 ± 2.33ab
Aqueous leave extract (ALE) 72.87 ± 3.55b 85.66 ± 2.92ac 75.97 ± 3.55b
Ethanolic stem bark extract (EBE) 39.53 ± 8.39c 84.51 ± 1.76c 91.47 ± 5.85 cd
Aqueous stem bark extract (ABE) 87.21 ± 1.16ab 96.79 ± 1.60d 94.96 ± 1.34d
Ketoconazole 89.92 ± 1.35a 100.00 ± 0.00d 88.76 ± 0.68c
  1. Values are mean ± standard deviation (n = 3)
  2. Means in the same column with the same superscript letter are not significantly different at P < 0.05