Portland - Sheep

Portland Details

Uses
Lamb, hogget, mutton. Wool: Blended for apparel and used by hand spinners
Origin
Portland Island, Dorset, England
Class
Shortwool. Horned, both sexes have 2 horns.
Colour
Tan face and legs, creamy white fleece
Parentage
Ancient breed of uncertain ancestry
Wool
A white or creamy fleece with soft to medium handling.
Fleece
1.5 - 2.25 kg
Staple Length
5 - 9 cm
Micron Range
31 - 35

Portland Description


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