Some of the more exotic varieties of Garnet include:
Tsavorite Garnet: This green variety of Garnet was named after the Tsavo National Park in Kenya, where it was discovered.
Rhodolite: This purple variety of Garnet can range from reddish purple to brilliant pink.
Spessarite: This variety of Garnet is known for its intense orange colors.
Demantoid Garnet: This bright green variety of Garnet found in Russia is known for intense fire that rivals that of a diamond. Some specimens exhibit hair-like inclusions of tiny crystals.