The best egg laying heritage breed of chicken. The Leghorn is a single comb, clean legged variety that originated in Italy. Hardy, but combs subject to frostbite in extreme cold weather areas. Leghorns are a flighty breed, very nervous and non broody. Males have Red-Orange hackle feathers, black-green under body & tail. The females color is not as distinguished as the male, however they are still very beautiful.
- Purpose: Egg Layer
- Egg Production: 220-300 eggs per year
- Egg Shell Color: White
- Egg Size: Large-Extra Large
- Temperament: Very Active
- Broody: Non Setter
- Weight: Male – 6 lb, Female – 4.5 lb
- Availability: Not Sexed, Male, or Female
- These products being sold are live chicks or eggs.
- Our live chicks are shipped as soon as they are hatched.
- Availability of this item does not mean it ships immediately.
- This means that we are still taking orders for the season and that your order will be placed in line for the next available shipment.
- You will receive an email with your shipment date.
- Color variation may vary.