About Variscite – Variscite is relatively rare phosphate mineral that is sometimes confused with chrysocolla or the greener forms of turquoise. Colors are lightbluish green, medium and dark greens. It has a waxy luster and takes a fine polish.
Variscite from Nevada typically contains black spiderwebbing in the matrix and is often confused with green turquoise. Most of the Nevada variscite recovered in recent decades has come from mines located in Lander County.
Notable localities are Lucin, Utah and Fairfield, Utah in the United States. It is also found in Germany, Australia, Poland, Spain and Brazil.
Power – A good mediation stone. Helps with balancing central nervous system and eases depression, fear, worry, anxiety and impatience. Believed to enhance feelings of joy, peace and harmony.
Birthstone – N/A