A variety of andradite (garnet) that is yellowish green.
- The light colored andradite varieties topazolite and demantoid occur mainly in serpentinites and chlorite schists.
- Schists and serpentines yield the demantoid and topazolite varieties of andradite.
- The variety topazolite rarely occurs in crystals large enough to be worth faceting, and is thus rarely seen in jewelry.
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