German Langshan Chickens


Uses: Exhibition.
Origin: Germany. Eggs: 150 - 200 Brown.
Weight: Cock: 3 - 4.5Kg, Hen: 2.5 - 3.5Kg.
Bantam Cock: 1Kg, Hen: 900g.
Colours: Black, Blue, White (Standardised UK) Birchen, Barred, Brown-Red, Silver-Blue, Lemon-Blue, Red.
Useful to Know: Wine glass shape in profile. There are several other colours found in Germany. This is a rare breed and is seldom seen in the UK.
Photo: White German Langshan. Photo courtesy of Rupert Stephenson.

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Breeding Hints

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The following books are available. Links take you to the Amazon or other sellers' pages for the books.

Breed Clubs:

  • UK: The German Langshan Club

Articles and Photos

  • German Langshan Photos (Coming soon, still to be transferred from the old site)


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