Grow your own Easter eggs! Original Araucana chickens originated in South America in Chile. They are of different pure colors, tailless, and have a tuft near their ears. Their cousins, the Ameraucana; have a tail , a full beard, and are also of pure color types. Easter eggers are a bit different as they have a full beard under their beak rather than a tuft and they do have a tail. Breed produces a wide variety of feather colors.
Hens lay shades of blue, green, and brownish-pink eggs…………..you don’t even need the dye kit! Dual purposed bird known for its unique colored egg production and distinct, delicious meat with a quail like similarity. Beautiful addition to your backyard or for any pen or coop. Also a good free range bird. Beautiful ornamental bird with excellent show quality.
You can also get the Mini Me version of this adorable and fancy layer, the Easter Egger Bantam.