Lavender Orpington chickens are large birds with a upright stance and medium-sized single comb. Want a chicken that’s winter hardy? Their dense and fluffy plumage makes Orpingtons great for the cold! Although this color isn’t recognized by the APA they are a rare variety to add to your flock. They are a fair egg layer of medium to large size light brown eggs, therefore making them a better choice for someone interested more so in their uniqueness. Orpingtons are incredibly docile and great with children, making them one of the best options for your backyard flock!