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    Grossular Garnet – Natural, Rough, Yellow

    While most varieties are either above or below the threshold hardness of 7, garnets of the grossular variety exhibit hardnesses of 6.5 to 7.5. Grossular garnets (Mexico), photo by James St. John. Licensed under CC By 2.0.

    Article: Garnet Buying Guide

    Credit: James St. John

    GemstoneGarnet, Grossular Garnet
    Natural or man madeNatural
    Gem StateRough