Meet Our Show-Quality Koi!

All of our Koi were born in Japan and hand-selected for the Garden by the Koi Club of San Diego, who proudly maintain the fish and pond.

Our koi have been recognized by The Office of the Mayor from Yokohama, Japan and awarded Best in Class Bekko, First Place Kuromo, Goshiki Over 24”, Third Place Taisho Sanke and Third Place Showa Sanke at the Annual Koi Show.

For more information on the Koi Club of San Diego visit their website at: https://www.koiclubofsandiego.org/


Our Permanent Collection


Learn About our Koi

1.Doitsu Kohaku
    Gender: Male
    Age: 7 yrs.
    Size: 24 in.

2. Kohaku "Fire Engine"
    Gender: Male
    Age: 6 yrs.
    Size: 24 in.

3. Showa
    Gender: Female
    Age: 7 yrs.
    Size: 26 in.

4. Yamabuki Ogon
    Gender: Female
    Age: 7 yrs.
    Size: 28 in.

5. Kin Hi Utsuri
    Gender: Female
    Age: 6 yrs.
    Size: 27 in.

6. Gin Rin Platinum
    Gender: Male
    Age: 5 yrs.
    Size: 24 in.

7. Sanke "Window"
    Gender: Male
    Age: 6 yrs.
    Size: 24 in.

8. Gin Rin Chagoi
    Gender: female
    Age: 6 yrs.
    Size: 26 in.

9. Ochiba Shigure
    Gender: Female
    Age: 6 yrs.
    Size: 24 in.

10. Asagi
    Gender: Female
    Age: 5 yrs.
    Size: 27 in.

11. Lemon Harawake
    Gender: Male
    Age: 4 yrs.
    Size: 17 in.

12. Kumonryu
    Gender: Unknown
    Age: 4 yrs.
    Size: 16 in.

13. Sanke
    Gender: Unknown
    Age: 4 yrs.
    Size: 16 in.

14. Asagi
    Gender: Unknown
    Age: 2 yrs.
    Size: 16 in.

 

15. Gin Rin Showa
    Gender: Unknown
    Age: 2 yrs.
    Size: 16 in.

16. Ai Goromo
    Gender: Female
    Age: 3 yrs.
    Size: 20 in.

17. Gin Rin Kohaku
    Gender: Female
    Age: 3 yrs.
    Size: 20 in.

18. Tancho
    Gender: Male
    Age: 2
    Size: 19 in.

19. Shusui
    Gender: Female
    Age: 2 yrs.
    Size: 19.5 in.

20. Shiro Utsuri
    Gender: Unknown
    Age: 1
    Size: N/A

 

* Koi information listed as of 2015


 
Underwater video of the prized koi collection at the Japanese Friendship Garden, Balboa Park, San Diego, CA.
 
 

*Koi Health Advisor, Jack Chapmen from the the Koi Club of San Diego administers an antibiotic shot to our prized Omosako Shiro Utsuri (black and white koi), which suffered from a suspected raccoon attack in Oct. of 2010.

 
 
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