Rosso Cape Red Granite
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Synonyms: Cape Red
Location: Rosso Cape Red Granite is quarried in South Africa.
Description: Rosso Cape Red granite is a red granite. This stone internationally may be nominated as a granite and in the area of application of the European Standard this stone must be nominated as a granite. Ideal for both interior and exterior use, Rosso Cape Red granite is frost free and polish constant.
Granite: Granite is a common and widely occurring type of intrusive, felsic, igneous rock. Granites are usually medium to coarse grained, occasionally with some individual crystals larger than the groundmass forming a rock known as porphyry. Granites can be pink to dark grey or even black, depending on their chemistry and mineralogy.