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Table 2 Mass measurements of wheat plants grown with root targeted delivery vehicles (RTDVs)

From: Controlled root targeted delivery of fertilizer using an ionically crosslinked carboxymethyl cellulose hydrogel matrix

Sample Dry mass ± S.D. (%) Dry seed mass ± S.D. (%)
Fertilizer applied daily 100.0 ± 20.8 100.0 ± 16.2
Deionized water daily 9.9 ± 2.4 11.6 ± 11.6
RTDV 4 20.6 ± 2.7 81.0 ± 6.8
RTDV 5 16.9 ± 0.0 66.5 ± 4.8
RTDV 6 78.9 ± 15.9 197.3 ± 63.7
RTDV 7 76.0 ± 2.8 198.9 ± 20.5
RTDV 8 69.5 ± 7.0 271.6 ± 32.4