High percentage spalding male to purple peahen

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  1. mbowling5

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    Just wondering would this make spalding purple? And also what is a spalding to a white
     
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  2. KsKingBee

    KsKingBee Overrun With Chickens

    It should produce Purple hens and Spaulding split Purple cocks. The cocks will appear like a Spaulding but carry the Purple gene. When bred that chick/cock to a Purple hen you would then produce both Purple hens, but also Spaulding Purple cocks.
     
  3. Dany12

    Dany12 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Spalding is a cross between green peacock and purple peahen ... = spalding purple 50% !

    [​IMG] .... it's a spalding purple 50%.

    Spalding high percentage is a cross between a green peacock and spalding purple peahen 50% ! = spalding purple 75% ... It has not yet been created .... I have not seen a picture!

    A spalding to white or spalding split white it's a cross between a green peacock (Pavo Muticus ) and a white peahen ( Pavo cristatus ) = a spalding 50% split white. ( look like a spalding blue/green ).
     
  4. q8peafowl

    q8peafowl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Guys you are mixing it, breeding purple male to spalding hen will produce purple daughters, NOT the opposite! Mating a spalding male with purple hen will produce all spaldings and just the males will be split purple.

    Mating spalding to white all the chicks will be spalding split white.
     
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