"cherry quartz" beads

Hi all, We are having a big discussion on this on another Board. The
here has been wonderful, and we really appreciate all the

This was just mentioned, so I thought I’d throw this out there to
see if any of you care to comment.

"By the way… STRAWBERRY quartz IS a natural stone. It’s quartz
with hematite in it… However, glass versions are “out there”, too.

Is this the same thing as ‘cherry quartz’? I thought I was on the
right track until this popped up, and now I’m totally confused.

Cheers! Dinah.