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Table 9 Mean length and width of fibres extracted from different flax cultivars

From: Fibre attributes and mapping the cultivar influence of different industrial cellulosic crops (cotton, hemp, flax, and canola) on textile properties

Cultivars Mean length
(µm)
p value Mean width
(µm)
p value
Arawa 4513   11.2  
Makaweroa 4751   10.3  
Paretaniwha 3880 p < 0.05 12.8 p < 0.05
Takaiapu 4385   10.1  
Takirikau 3735   11.9  
Tapamangu 4041   11.2  
  1. Cruthers et al. (2005)