Another attempt to improve the stem length this time using an old favorite as the pollen parent.
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The pod parent, Red Beauty, is an intersectional so we were excited when it held a seed pod and thrilled when we got flasks back. Not a lot, but the few we have seen flower are delightful smaller reds.
An effort to increase the stem length of red and spot bulldogs. The shortness of stems has typically long frustrated us. These are showing some improvement in this category.
Another spot with both parents displaying significant spotted dorsals. Although Ella Dancing, the pollen parent has many siblings that do not have spots, so be prepared for some red bulldogs as well as spots.
Another cross of two spotted red bulldogs using a favorite of ours as the pod parent
Kindly Jack we created out of Jack Tonkin and now we get to use it with one of our favorite spotted bulldogs.
As you can guess just looking at the parents we have a spotted red
Just 2 years out of flask as of August 2019. We are listing them because the largest look like they will bloom this year. We do not normally remake something, let alone something someone else has made. Imagine our surprise the we found this had been made originally in 1994.
We bought some flasks to look at and add new genes to our breeding line. We think these come from Japan but really don’t remember. We have selected two to use and are now making the rest available.
Bringing just a hint of our successful Maudiae program into the red bulldog line we have a very large Maudiae flower, almost round and very red