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Glucose and fructose

Posted by jay733 8 (My Page) on
Fri, Aug 27, 10 at 22:30

Just of curiosity, I heard that flower nectar is mostly sucrose but it has fructose and glucose as well in it. Why is it we only use sucrose. I heard honey has glucose and fructose but that it spoils. Is there just no safe way to duplicate this or?

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RE: Glucose and fructose

Right. Sugar is the closest we can come to nectar. Honey is very dangerous for the birds. Read the FAQ under this heading.

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