The gooseberry of the gemstones


The Grossular was named 1811 after the latin word for ‘gooseberry’ (ribes grossularia) due to its mainly green colour.

The Grossular is a frequent existing mineral of the garnet group, the colour between yellow-green and dark-green are dominantly found.

Grossulars can also be found in gold-yellow, from pink to red, orange and yellowish or reddish-brown colour.

Grossular images