What is a blue colored silkie technically?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by nlsf, Mar 11, 2017.

  1. nlsf

    nlsf Out Of The Brooder

    Feb 19, 2017
    I've been looking into getting a couple silkie chicks, but the colors have confused me very much. Some people say they have blue silkies and some say they have gray. Is there a difference? Does anyone have pictures that might help explain this? Thanks in advance!
  2. CascadiaRiver

    CascadiaRiver Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 12, 2014
    Pacific Northwest
    I've never understood the "grey thing" in silkies honestly but I am almost certain blue is a dilute of black :)
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