Various varieties of Garnet are extracted in different countries including: India, Kenya, Madagascar, Mozambique, Nigeria, Sri Lanka and Tanzania. East African (Malaya and Mehenge) garnet and Russian Demantoid Garnet are some of the rarest and most expensive Mint green and tsavorite is pricey. Color change garnet is very priceywith tsavorite garnet also getting very pricey. Pyralspite, Umbalite and spessartite are gaining in price rapidly as well. Color change is desirable in garnet and raises the price if all colors under different lighting are attractive.