Cross a Cayenne with Dorset Naga

Today I try to purposely cross a Cayenne with Dorset Naga. I don't know if you can but it may well be worth a try.

I took and picked away the bloom leaves of a outslagen Cayenne since I also took off the stamens as only the pistil was left. I took a flower from the Dorset Naga and rubbed lightly des stamens against Cayenne flower pistil. I then noticed the flower by hanging a small patch on blomstjälken so I can keep track of which fruit is crossed.

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7 Responses to Cross a Cayenne with Dorset Naga

  1. Carl J says:

    Hey Stig!

    How did you with this junction? Sounds very interesting.

    best regards Charlie

    • Stig Häggkvist says:

      Hi Kalle!
      I managed to apparently no further then the seed not to germinate. I and others got some seeds have tried in every way but they would not. It can be like this sometimes when you cross various kinds. Men jag gör ett nytt försök i år, skam den som ger sig.

  2. Jörgen Lindh says:

    Hi, jag har köpt frön från Carolina Reaper samt Maui Purple å tänkte försöka korsa dom 2 så jag får starka frukter med lila blad, vilken ska man korsa? Är det från Reapern till Mauin? Kan man få frukt samma år då eller måste man vänta ett år?

    Best Wishes, Jörgen

    • Stig Häggkvist says:

      Hi! Jag är ingen specialist när det gäller korsning av chili men jag vet hur man gör. Du får ta pollen från Carolina Reaper och pollinera Maui Purple och tvärt om. It is important that you pollinate the flower before it was developed completely. You will then notice the flower for it's seed from the fruit that develop later you take and germinate next year and only then you can see if it managed to.

      Good luck!

      • Jörgen Lindh says:

        AHA, but I will remember .. I bought Mauin just because it was a lovely on the unusual color, It was a bit cold (30000 Scoville) does not matter.
        But thank you for a good answer, hoppas det lyckas 🙂

  3. Christopher Haas says:

    Hey Stig. Have you continued crossing attempts? Someone who succeeded?

    • Stig Häggkvist says:

      Hi! I have done some intersections this season but if successful I do not know until when I grow these seeds. Hope to come up with something interesting.

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