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Lavender Orpington and Cream Legbar?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by minifarmmom, Mar 26, 2017.

  1. minifarmmom

    minifarmmom Chirping

    Mar 5, 2016
    I'm about to start collecting my eggs for my very first incubator. I recently got a lavender orpington pair and I have a cream legbar hen as well as salmon faverolle hen. Will my orpington/legbar mix give me "olive eggers"? My legbar lays beautiful big blue/green eggs right now.

    I got some welsummer chicks and some new legbar chicks but they won't be ready to lay until end of summer. I plan on crossing the welsummer and legbars for next years hatch.

    Thank you! I'm excited!

  2. Kzdnae

    Kzdnae Chirping

    Jun 6, 2018
    Hello! I’d love to hear how you hatch went. I am guessing you ending up with Easter Eggers. I’m interested in breeding Orpingtons to Cream Legbars and I was told the result would lay a “spearmint” to tan egg.

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