- Color: light greenish blue, pale yellow or colorless.
- Hardness: 5.5 - 6
- Refractive index: 1.58 - 1.61
- Density: 3.04 - 3.11
- Chemical composition: LiAl(PO4)F
- Crystal structure: triclinic
- Origins: Brazil (major source); also found in USA, Germany, France, UK, Finland, Norway, Sweden, Namibia, Zaire, Ethiopia, Afghanistan, China and Australia.
Axinite is a collector's stone that is rarely used in jewelry.