The geology nerd in me just went nuts! how did i never hear of this? i need this for my mineral collection!🌺 "Cactus quartz (Spirit Quartz) is a new mineral that was discovered in South Africa in February
Bright Dioptase crystals that appear to be stalactitic in form but are actually overgrown on needle-like crystals of an unidentified brown mineral. The specimen is columnar in form with bright sparkly crystals on all sides
Garnet is your Birthstone. (chunk of raw Garnet As a root chakra stone, garnet said to be excellent for manifestation. It is used to ground one's dreams in reality, bringing abundance, prosperity, and realization of those dream).
I'd only go to Australia to see this. One of the world’s largest amethyst geodes, the Empress of Uruguay, is located in Australia’s Crystal Caves. It stands an alarming eleven feet tall and is filled with magnificent, deep violet crystals.