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What "color" ORPINGTONS would you call this?

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by indyNile, May 23, 2016.

  1. indyNile

    indyNile Out Of The Brooder

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    I have a Lavender Orpington rooster, and what thought were a blue and a black purchased together. But the black one is not at all like the shiny black I have seen in pics. It's almost like she is wearing blue bloomers! And is my blue really blue or just a darker lavender?!![​IMG][/IMG][/IMG]
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  2. ChickNanny13

    ChickNanny13 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  3. Ravynscroft

    Ravynscroft For the Love of Duck Premium Member

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    Lavender and blue...
     
  4. indyNile

    indyNile Out Of The Brooder

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    Oh myLANTA!! So my "black" is blue and my "blue" lady is actually a lavender too? I knew my roo is lavender, but the other gray one has always been darker gray (but still uniform). Ha ha I am really bad at this! Dang they're cute though [​IMG]
     
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Water Under the Bridge Premium Member

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  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    x 3 beautiful birds regardless of color
     

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