Black Rockstars -
Black Rock, Bovan Nera, Rhode Rock, Black Star
These are a well known hybrid later most commonly known as the ‘Black Rock’ this bird has fantastic shiny black plumage which reflects blue, green, purple in the sunlight, almost like oil on water. They quite often have a gold neck collar and striping through the body. Strong birds that are bred to withstand the conditions in the highlands. Bred originally from the Rhode Island Red and Barred Plymouth Rock.
Temperament – Friendly. Inquisitive. Exceptionally good layer. Hardy.
Eggs – They are a layer of mid brown eggs and can lay up to approximately 280 in their first year of lay