There are 20 varieties of garnets. The most common types are as follows:
|Deep Red to Red-Orange||Red-Violet (Raspberry)||Green|
Physical and Emotional Balance: Garnet is said to keep the wearer safe during travel. The dark red garnet symbolizing love, and striving for moral improvement.
Zodiac Birthstones: This is the birthstone for January. Rhodolite Garnet is an alternative birthstone choice for June.
Mohs Hardness: 6.5 – 7.5