Karasu (KAH rah soo) A solid black colored koi. Karasu translates to "Crow" in Japanese. Karasu have either an orange or white belly. At Windsor fish hatchery we breed these koi with lustrous black coloring, in dositu scale ( large scale entire fish, leather skin with a lateral line of doistu scale down both sides, Full leather skin (no scale) A beautiful fish that is great to contrast with the high colour in the pond.
Because of their size, they tend to grow quickly, these fish do stand out in the pond, and when you do spot them the beautiful leather skin looks like velvet under the water.