- Color: yellowish green, yellow, orange, brown
- Hardness: 7
- Refractive index: 1.72 - 1.75
- Density: 3.65
- Chemical composition: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
- Crystal structure: isometric
- Origins: Mali.
Mali garnet is a variety of grossular garnet. Mint green or yellowish green stones are most valued with prices per carat for Mali garnets growing noticeably with weight.