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Table 3 Determination of the colony forming units per ml and characterization of the isolates in the stems and leaves of four Lippia sidoides genotypes

From: Does the essential oil of Lippia sidoidesCham. (pepper-rosmarin) affect its endophytic microbial community?

  STEMS LEAVES
Genotypes: LSID003 LSID006 LSID104 LSID105 LSID003 LSID006 LSID104 LSID105
CFU ml-1 (mean ± standard deviation) 1.2 ± 0.06 × 105 a 3.4 ± 0.15 × 105 b 1.2 ± 0.08 × 105 a 2.6 ± 0.22 × 105 c 0 d 0 d 0 d 1.6 ± 0.4 × 103 e
Number of isolates 37 36 26 29 0 0 0 17
Gram-positive (%) 24.3 22.2 69.2 0 0 0 0 82.5
Gram-negative (%) 75.7 77.8 30.8 100 0 0 0 17.7
Actinobacteria (%) 8.1 2.8 19.2 0 0 0 0 5.9
Firmicutes (%) 13.5 19.4 50 0 0 0 0 82.3
Gammaproteobacteria (%) 78.4 77.8 30.8 100 0 0 0 11.8
  1. Values with the same letter are not statistically different based on the t-test at p = 0.05.