How to get the candy corn coloring on polish?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by JordanFamily, Sep 8, 2013.

  1. JordanFamily

    JordanFamily Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I do not know enough about genetics to use the calculator and am wondering what colors u breed together to get the candy corn coloring in polish chickens. And is this the same as crele??? Can you get candy corn from breeding candy corn to candy corn or do they only acurre from breeding two different colors together??? Please advice!!! Thanks, k
     
  2. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

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    Maybe if you pot a photo od what you consider candy corn colour...crele is not at all what I would consider candy corn colour, but I really am not quie sure what colour/pattern YOU mean
     
  3. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    are you talking about the tolbunt? I think they breed true, you'd buy hatching eggs from tolbunt parents.
     
  4. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

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    Tolbunt still doesn't seem to match the moniker. candy corn is yellow, orange and white...
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  5. JordanFamily

    JordanFamily Chillin' With My Peeps

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  6. hcrossn

    hcrossn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    you breed a tolbunt to a crele polish to get candy corn. =)
     
  7. gillk

    gillk New Egg

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    What would be the genetic outcome of a cross between two tolbunt cuckoo (candy corn) polish? Would all offspring be candy corn?
     
  8. hcrossn

    hcrossn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes =)
     

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