Other common names: Deutsches Langschan; Deutsche Zwerg-Langschan
During, the beginning of the twentieth century, German Breeders created the German Langshan. They did this by taking the original Chinese Croad Langshan, and crossing it to Minorcas and Plymouth Rocks.
Types: Bantam, Largefowl
Varieties (Single Comb): Black, Blue, White
Uses: Eggs, Exhibition, Meat
Bantam: 1,000 - 900 grams
Largefowl: 6 - 10 lbs
Personality: A very sweet tempered chicken, that makes a great pet or backyard farm fowl.
Preferred climate: Any
Handles confinement: Yes
Egg production: Very good (4/week)
Egg color: Tinted or Brown
Egg size: Extra Large