Garnets refer to a group of differing minerals, and vary greatly in their colour. Colours may include greens, oranges, pinkish oranges, deep purplish reds, and even blue.
Due to the sheer number of differing garnet varities a helpful way of understanding and differentiating garnets is by there colour.
Birthstones & Anniversaries
Garnet is the birthstone for January and the gem for the second anniversary.