Granite

Granite is an excellent choice for kitchen countertops. It is extremely hard, resistant to scratches and is not sensitive to acids like marble. The colors and patterns that granite offers range from neutral to absolutely breathtaking.

Click on thumbnail image to see a large view.  Click on column header to sort the table by Name or Color.
  • White Leopard
  • White, grey, black
  • Details
    Stone NameWhite Leopard
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginChina (Fujian)
    ColorWhite, grey, black
    Water Absorbtion0.15-0.35%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeJurassic -Cretaceous
    Petrographic Typegranodiorite to granite
    Hide
  • Blanco Cristal
  • White, grey, black
  • Details
    Stone NameBlanco Cristal
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginSpain (Madrid)
    ColorWhite, grey, black
    Water Absorbtion0.2-0.35%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeCarboniferous
    Petrographic Typegranite
    Hide
  • Big White Flower
  • White, grey, black
  • Details
    Stone NameBig White Flower
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginChina (Guangdong)
    ColorWhite, grey, black
    Water Absorbtion0.15-0.35%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeJurassic -Cretaceous
    Petrographic Typeprobably granite
    Hide
  • Asa Branca
  • White, grey, black
  • Details
    Stone NameAsa Branca
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginBrazil (Ceara)
    ColorWhite, grey, black
    Water Absorbtion(0.25-0.4%)
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeProterozoic
    Petrographic Typealkali granite
    Hide
  • Bethel White
  • White, grey-brown
  • Details
    Stone NameBethel White
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginUSA (Vermont)
    ColorWhite, grey-brown
    Water Absorbtion0.2-0.3%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeDevonian
    Petrographic Typegranite up to quartz monzonite
    Hide
  • White Galaxy
  • White, grey with red spots
  • Details
    Stone NameWhite Galaxy
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginIndia (Andhra Pradesh)
    ColorWhite, grey with red spots
    Water Absorbtion(0.2-0.3%)
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeProterozoic metamorphism
    Petrographic Typegneiss group - granulite
    Hide
  • Samba White
  • White, grey with red spots
  • Details
    Stone NameSamba White
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginBrazil (Bahia)
    ColorWhite, grey with red spots
    Water Absorbtion(0.2-0.35%)
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeProterozoic to Early Paleozoic
    Petrographic Typegneiss group - probably granulite
    Hide
  • Sesame White
  • White, grey (brownish), black
  • Details
    Stone NameSesame White
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginChina (Shandong)
    ColorWhite, grey (brownish), black
    Water Absorbtion0.15-0.35%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeJurassic -Cretaceous
    Petrographic Typegranite to granodiorite
    Hide
  • Imperial White
  • White, grey (bands)
  • Details
    Stone NameImperial White
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginIndia (Tamil Nadu)
    ColorWhite, grey (bands)
    Water Absorbtion0.35-0.45%
    Hardness
    Geologic Agemaybe Archaen
    Petrographic Typegneiss group
    Hide
  • Solar White
  • White, grey
  • Details
    Stone NameSolar White
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginUSA North Carolina
    ColorWhite, grey
    Water Absorbtion0.15-0.2%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeDevonian
    Petrographic Typeoriented granite
    Hide