Citrine is the yellow variety of quartz, and ranges in colour from pale yellow to brownish orange.
Citrine is among the most popular yellow gemstones as it is considered affordable on a price per carat bases.
Traces of iron in the gemstone are responsible for the yellow-to-orange coloration.
Birthstone & Anniversaries
Citrine, along with Topaz, is the birthstone for November. It is also the gemstone which marks the thirteenth anniversary.