Crinophone ... is it possible?

Mon, 13 Sep 2010 16:45:15 PDT
I have this urge to play Frankenstein ... even with my limited knowlege.  Earlier this year, I completely covered the sticky end of the stigma(s) on my Crinum asiaticum with Boophone disticha pollen.  I repeated this effort over several days in addition to removing the Crinum stamens asap.  I've got 7 swelling capsules, which seem fairly firm, but smaller than in previous years.  Is such a cross even possible?  Are these likely just apomictic seed?
Ken Blackford
San Diego 

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