Amethyst belongs to the quartz family. The shade variations that can be found for this stone can range from purple, to bluish and light purple.
It is possible to find more purple tones depending on the extraction location. The same amethyst stone can and often does offer different color intensities, mixing combinations of blue, purple and pink.
The amethyst stone is considered to be the stone of humility and the stone of wisdom. It stimulates creativity, imagination and clarity.