Leghorns are an ancient breed that first originated in Italy and have always been famous for their egg production capabilities. They are an active, graceful breed that does well in free-range situations. Isabella Leghorns are a newer variety of Leghorn that feature pastel shades of cream and blue. Hens are an even pastel blue shade with cream colored hackles and breasts. The hackle and saddle of the males are a cream color with blue striping on each feather while the tail and breast are an even shade of pastel blue.
|Temperament||Weight||Eggs per Year||Egg Size||Egg Color||Cold Hardy||Heat Hardy|
|Active, Flighty||4-5 lbs.||300||Large||White||Yes||Yes|
|Eggs per Year||300|