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Learn more about Japanese Koi Carp Varieties

Learn more about Japanese Koi Carp Varieties

Japanese Koi Carp are a popular and highly prized fish species known for their vibrant colours and patterns. There are several varieties of Japanese Koi Carp, each with its own unique characteristics. In the video, Chris, owner and founder of Elite Koi gives a brief description of each Japanese Koi featured in the video below.

Ginrin Ki Utsuri  - 22cm - Nisai - Maruhiro - Koi for Sale - Elite Koi
Ginrin Ki Utsuri is a variety that features a black base colour with yellow markings and a metallic sheen. It is known for its striking appearance and is highly sought after by collectors.
Gin Matsuba  - 20cm - Nisai - Maruhiro - Koi for Sale - Elite Koi
Gin Matsuba is another variety that has a metallic sheen, but with a solid metallic pattern on a white base colour. This variety is known for its elegance and is often considered a symbol of good luck.
Kogane Ochiba  - 21cm - Nisai - Maruhiro - Koi for Sale - Elite Koi
Kogane Ochiba Shigure is a variety that combines the colours of gold, brown, and grey. It has a scale pattern that resembles falling autumn leaves, giving it a unique and beautiful appearance.
Aka Matsuba  - 21cm - Nisai - Maruhiro - Koi for Sale - Elite Koi
Aka Matsuba is a variety that has a solid red pattern on a white base colour. It is known for its simplicity and elegance, and is often used in traditional Japanese garden ponds.
Showa  - 22cm - Nisai - Kase - Koi for Sale - Elite Koi
Showa   - 22cm - Nisai - Kase - Koi for Sale - Elite Koi
Showa is a variety that features a black base colour with red and white markings. It is one of the most popular and well-known varieties of Japanese Koi Carp, known for its bold and striking appearance.
(this Koi has been selected for our live auction on Saturday)
Ki Matsuba  - 23cm - Nisai - Maruhiro - Koi for Sale - Elite Koi
Ki Matsuba is a variety that has a metallic sheen with a solid yellow pattern on a black base colour. It is known for its vibrant and eye-catching appearance.
Ginrin Orenji Ogon  - 20cm - Nisai - Maruhiro - Koi for Sale - Elite Koi
Ginrin Orenji Ogon is a variety that has a metallic sheen with a solid orange pattern on a white base colour. It is known for its bright and cheerful appearance.
Ginrin Yamabuki Ogon  - 20cm - Nisai - Maruhiro - Koi for Sale - Elite Koi
Ginrin Yamabuki Ogon is a variety that has a metallic sheen with a solid yellow pattern on a white base colour. It is known for its elegance and is often considered a symbol of wealth and prosperity.
Asagi  - 24cm - Nisai - Maruhiro - Koi for Sale - Elite Koi
Asagi is a variety that has a blue-grey base colour with red and white markings. It is known for its calm and peaceful appearance, often resembling a tranquil pond.
Ginrin Kin Matsuba  - 25cm - Nisai - Maruhiro - Koi for Sale - Elite Koi
Ginrin Kin Matsuba is a variety that has a metallic sheen with a solid gold pattern on a black base colour. It is known for its regal and majestic appearance.
Ginrin Chagoi  - 25cm - Nisai - Maruhiro - Koi for Sale - Elite Koi
Ginrin Chagoi is a variety that has a metallic sheen with a solid brown pattern on a greenish-brown base colour. It is known for its earthy and natural appearance.
 
Ginrin Showa - 24cm - Nisai - Maruhiro - Koi for Sale - Elite Koi
Ginrin Showa is a variety that features a black base colour with red and white markings, along with a metallic sheen. It is a rare and highly prized variety, known for its unique and stunning appearance.
To purchase any of the featured Koi please click on the name or contact one of the Elite Koi Team www.elitekoi.co.uk
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