Orange Quartz

Orange Quartz

Strength | Change | Clarity

Hardness: 7
Crystalline Structure: Trigonal
Chemical Composition: Silicon Dioxide with Iron Oxide impurities
Chakra: Sacral
Zodiac: Leo, Libra

Metaphysical Properties:

This beautiful stone is colored orange due to Hematite, or Iron Oxide, staining the surface with a film or coating. Orange Quartz, also known as Tangerine Quartz, has the same generic properties of Quartz, with an emphasis on retaining composure in times of change. Said to inspire new ideas and provide motivation, this stone gives one clarity in confusing times, showing the true path that should be chosen. Orange Quartz calms an anxious mind and gives one the strength to move forward in difficult times of change.