Cactus and Tender Succulents forum: Question about Hibotan (color grafted) cactus breeding

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Name: Keith
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keithp2012
May 4, 2016 5:04 PM CST
I was wondering, if you cross pollinated flowers from a yellow and pink, what color would the offspring be? Would they be mixes of pink or yellow, variegated, or normal green plants?

I read the neon colors are recessive, but if you cross two recessive isn't it like 50% chance at neon offspring? I've pollinated a yellow to normal green and got all green and one variegated, but I don't own two neons to try this.
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plantmanager
May 4, 2016 5:32 PM CST
Interesting question, Keith. I'm no help, but I like that you're into experimenting with your plants.
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Name: Keith
West Babylon, NY (Zone 7a)
Region: United States of America Winter Sowing Plays in the sandbox Birds Native Plants and Wildflowers Tomato Heads
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keithp2012
May 5, 2016 10:15 PM CST
I found an answer in this article! http://www.lapshin.org/cultivar/paper/articl-e.htm

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