Gemstone: Chrysoprase

The stone of Venus. The rarest of the chalcedony family. The name translates to “Golden Apple” or “Golden Leek” in Greek. 
MOHS Hardness: 6.5 to7
Origins: South America, Australia, New Zealand
Care: Avoid chemicals. To clean, use warm soapy water and a soft toothbrush. Can fade with too much sunlight.
Healing Properties: Growth, compassion, connection with Nature, forgiveness, altruism