Lavender:)

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by farmgirl1995, Jan 10, 2011.

  1. farmgirl1995

    farmgirl1995 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What color birds do you have to breed to get the color lavender? Lavender is the same as self blue, right? .....Whats self blue? [​IMG]
     
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  2. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

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    Yes, lavender is self blue. It is also its own gene. You can't breed different colours together to get. It. You must introduce the gene from a lavender bird.
     
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    farmgirl1995 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Ohh ok. Thank you:) Do you know anything about lemon blue?
     
  4. PepsNick

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    Quote:x2. Or just breed two Lavs... if that's available to you.
     
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    farmgirl1995 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:x2. Or just breed two Lavs... if that's available to you.

    I'm planning on getting a dozen lavender orpington hatching eggs for my birthday. If I can get 120 bucks. But I think its worth it:)
     
  6. OSUman

    OSUman GO BUCKS

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    Quote:Ohh ok. Thank you:) Do you know anything about lemon blue?

    Lemon blue is a bird with Brown Red coloring with Blue instead of black. It doesnt have a Lavender gene from my understanding.
     
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    farmgirl1995 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Ohh ok. Thank you:) Do you know anything about lemon blue?

    Lemon blue is a bird with Brown Red coloring with Blue instead of black. It doesnt have a Lavender gene from my understanding.

    Oh ok. I NEED some lemon blue cochins.
     
  8. OSUman

    OSUman GO BUCKS

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    Quote:Lemon blue is a bird with Brown Red coloring with Blue instead of black. It doesnt have a Lavender gene from my understanding.

    Oh ok. I NEED some lemon blue cochins.

    lol I have a trio that I got at a good price last year at the Ohio National I have Blue Red rooster and Brown Red hens. Blue Red is another name for Lemon Blue from what I understand.
     
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    farmgirl1995 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Oh ok. I NEED some lemon blue cochins.

    lol I have a trio that I got at a good price last year at the Ohio National I have Blue Red rooster and Brown Red hens. Blue Red is another name for Lemon Blue from what I understand.

    I wanted to go to that soooooo bad. But I went to the Southern Hospitality show instead. I'm gonna go next time. They must be beautiful. Pics?
     
  10. OSUman

    OSUman GO BUCKS

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    Heres the Lemon Blue Rooster
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    Brown Red hen
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