I don't understand how it all works, but what would we get if we crossed Ayam Cemani with Lavender Orpington?
Ayam Cemani/Lavender Orpington?
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10/28/15 at 6:12pm
The feathers would be all black because Lavender is recessive and won't show up over the black even though all the progeny will carry 1 lavender gene.
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12/9/16 at 3:10pm
I've crossed some Lavender Orpingtons with a black Laced bird (mostly Wyandotte) and the first generation was black. Inbreeding the next generation some are Lavender and some are Lavender Laced (not as pretty as it sounds). I don't think the black feathers of Ayam Cemani Would react any way other than any other black feathered bird. I've seen pictures of white feathered birds that had fibromelanism.