Agate Flower AKA Agate Cherry Blossom Tumbled Stone .75" - 1.75"
Flower agate is a relatively new type of agate that is known for its unique, floral patterns and coloration. It is a variety of chalcedony, which is a microcrystalline form of quartz, and is often found in volcanic and sedimentary rocks.
The patterns in flower agate are formed by the presence of manganese oxide and iron oxide within the stone. These mineral deposits can form flower-like patterns in shades of pink, white, and cream, which can create a beautiful and captivating appearance.
Flower Agate has a Mohs Hardness of 6.5-7.
Flower agate is generally safe to handle. Consumption and being used in gem waters, especially in the case of rough specimens, is not advised.
Flower agate is not particularly fragile and is generally considered to be a hard and durable stone. However, like most agates, it can still be chipped or cracked if dropped or struck against a hard surface. It is recommended to handle flower agate with care to avoid any damage or scratches.
Flower agate is thought to improve growth, self-confidence, and creativity. It is said to assist people to connect with their inner power and wisdom, and to develop a larger sense of purpose.
No information here is intended to diagnose, treat or cure ailments or afflictions of any kind. One should always consult a medical professional if a serious issue presents itself.