There are mainly two types of goldfish. They are the egg-shaped
body goldfish and the flat body (standard) type.
The flat body types generally are the easiest to care for, most competitive
, and the hardiest. Standard type goldfish include varieties such as the
common comet, wakin, sarasa comet, and shubunkin goldfish.
Some of the more popular round or egg-shaped goldfish include
varieties such as the
fantail, ryukin, veiltail, oranda, pearlscale, telescope-eyed, black
moor, ranchu, bubble-eye , and many others. It is important to
note that most of these goldfish variants with the exception
of the fantail & ryukin, are not suited to be kept outdoors as "pond
Here at Vandermeer Nursery, we pride ourselves on offering quality,
(Japanese Koi) from breeders in the Niigata and Hiroshima areas. Varieties
of Koi available will vary from shipment to shipment.
Nursery also carries a nice selection of healthy Domestic Koi.