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Table 3 Mean values for supernatant ethanol concentration of shrub willow (Salix spp.) cultivars 5d after inoculation with Clostridium phytofermentans.

From: Biological conversion assay using Clostridium phytofermentans to estimate plant feedstock quality

Cultivar name Pedigree Ethanol, mg ethanol/g feedstock*
Canastota S. sacchalinensis/S. miyabeana 38.3a
Fabius S. viminalis/S. miyabeana 35.4ab
Onondaga S. purpurea 35.0ab
Preble S. viminalis/S. sacchalinensis/S. miyabeana 34.5ab
Sherburne S. sacchalinensis/S. miyabeana 34.1abc
94006 S. purpurea 33.2bcd
Fish Creek S. purpurea 33.0bcd
Oneida S. purpurea/S. miyabeana 31.7bcde
SV1 S. viminalis hybrid 31.3bcdef
Allegany S. koriyangi /S. viminalis 29.8cdef
94001 S. purpurea 29.4def
Millbrook S. purpurea/S. miyabeana 29.0def
Owasco S. viminalis/S. miyabeana 27.9ef
Otisco S. viminalis/S. miyabeana 26.9f
  1. *Values followed by the same letter are not significantly different at P < 0.05 based on Scheffé's test for multiple comparisons.