Blue Copper Marans

By peachychick · Jan 11, 2012 ·
  1. peachychick
    Blue Copper Marans
    If beauty is in the eye the beholder, you need to stick a blue copper marans in your eye! of
    We love their grey/blue feathering and our blue coppers lay large, dark eggs. The middle rooster is from Mari Krebs line. Isn't he striking? And he's only about 7 months old in this picture [​IMG]. Molly is on the right and she is his favorite[​IMG]! ​

    Because the blue coloring does not breed true, matings will produce different colors of offspring depending on the parents.

    [FONT=book antiqua,palatino]A Blue X Blue gives 50% Blue, 25% Black & 25% Splash.
    A Splash X Splash gives 100% Splash.

    A Blue X Black gives 50% Black & 50 % Blue.

    A Splash X Black gives 100% Blue.

    A Splash X Blue tends to give a lighter Blue.

    A Black X Blue tends to give a darker Blue.
    Try some today, you'll like 'em!
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