Unpredictability of color patterns gives each sarasa ranchu its uniqueness and character. This is where our individual likes take over and make the selection more difficult. There is no rule or requirement on what the pattern should be, as long as it complements the fish.
Tuesday, July 8, 2014
Besides solid red or solid white ranchu, there is a large group called sarasa or mottled. Various red and white color combinations are found among this group. Depending on the amounts of either color, sarasa ranchu are called red sarasa, where predominantly red is mottled with white and white sarasa, where predominantly white is mottled with red.