Needwood Mille Fleur -
AKA - Tri Coloured
This is a relatively new hybrid which has very attractive colour patterning. Its based on the Leghorn pure breed which are a quite small bird that lays a big egg. Along the same lines as the white star these birds are very lively and fast on their feet. Not the easiest to catch but brilliant layers.
Temperament – Shy. Inquisitive. Fast, Energetic, Exceptionally good layer. Hardy.
Eggs – They are a layer of white or tinted eggs and can lay up to approximately 300 in their first year of lay.