Introducing Valley Hatchery’s Silver Duckwing Phoenix Bantam Chickens! This breed has a long history in Japan and has been bred for hundreds of years. The Silver Duckwing variety was officially recognized by the American Standard of Perfection in 1965.
With their stunning tails that can sometimes surpass twenty feet and gorgeous silver feathers, Silver Duckwing Phoenix Bantams are a sight to behold. These birds are perfect for anyone looking to add some striking beauty to their flock and make excellent show chickens.
In addition to their beautiful appearance, Silver Duckwing Phoenix Bantams are an active and hardy breed. They are reliable egg-layers, producing a good number of small, tinted eggs. Roosters generally weigh in at 30oz, while hens are slightly smaller at 28oz. The breed originated in Japan and is officially recognized by the American Poultry Association. Silver Duckwing Phoenix Bantams are shown in the Single Comb Clean Legged Class and are often used for exhibition.
As with other Phoenix varieties, Silver Duckwing Phoenix Bantams are known for their strong maternal instincts and tend to go broody, making them excellent choices for anyone looking to hatch their own chicks. They will start laying eggs at around 4 months and can lay a large quantity of eggs per year.
Don’t miss out on the opportunity to add these stunning and special birds to your flock. Order your Silver Duckwing Phoenix Bantam Chickens from Valley Hatchery today!