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Table 2 Sugar (HPLC) analysis of sections from four Salix clones taken at four stem heights made before enzyme treatment

From: The contribution of G-layer glucose in Salix clones for biofuels: comparative enzymatic and HPLC analysis of stem cross sections

Salix Stem height (cm) Glucose (%) Xylose (%) Galactose (%) Arabinose (%) Mannose (%)
Tora 350 53.1 24.2 3.7 0.5 2.2
  250 49.9 25.3 2.9 0.4 2.1
  150 46.6 24.7 2.4 0.4 1.8
  50 41.3 25.5 2.2 0.3 1.4
  Mean 47.7 24.9 2.8 0.4 1.9
Björn 330 56.4 26.1 3.9 0.4 2.2
  250 52.5 23.7 3.3 0.4 2.1
  150 51.7 24.2 3.0 0.3 1.7
  50 50.7 24.0 2.7 0.3 1.6
  Mean 52.8 24.1 3.2 0.4 1.9
Jorr 200 47.1 22.0 1.7 0.3 2.3
  150 45.6 23.0 0.8 0.0 2.1
  100 46.5 23.4 0.2 0.0 1.5
  50 49.1 23.6 1.4 0.0 2.2
  Mean 47.1 23.0 1.0 0.1 2.0
Loden 280 49.1 23.8 1.5 0.3 2.4
  210 49.1 26.9 2.1 0.4 2.0
  130 49.4 28.4 2.9 0.4 2.2
  50 49.2 25.6 1.8 0.2 1.7
  Mean 49.2 26.2 2.1 0.3 2.1
Field Salix   48.0 26.6 1.6 0.0 0.7