What color will i get from these sweedish blue fower hens

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by bufforpfarm, May 12, 2016.

  1. bufforpfarm

    bufforpfarm In the Brooder

    Oct 21, 2015
    Ok im gonna cross a blue/red toppy hen over a red splangled rooster. I want to get solid blue toppy offspring. Might have to breed blue male offspring back over mother hen to get blue toppys showing no red or spangle.these are pure sweedish blue flower chickens im gonna cross. I want to eventual have solid blue topknotted fowl
    Last edited: May 12, 2016
  2. elizabethjg

    elizabethjg Chirping

    Mar 27, 2016
    Breeding a blue/red female to a red male will get definite red offspring. If you want solid blue, breed a black or splash male to blue/red hen. Males have a stronger color influence then hens.

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