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About Unakite

Where Unakite is Found : Color of Unakite :
Unakite was originally found in the Unakas Mountains of North Carolina, thus giving the stone its name. It is also found in the Lake Superior region of the United States as well as areas near the Blue Ridge Mountains. It is also mined in Brazil, China, and South Africa. Unakite is a natural gemstone with an unusual but striking combination of mossy greens and shades of pink. These colors are a result of the pink feldspar, green epidote, and quartz it is composed of.
Birthstone : Anniversary :
Unakite is one of the astrological birthstones for Scorpio. Unakite is not considered an anniversary gemstone.

History of Unakite :
Unakite has been used as tile at the Smithsonian Institute in Washington D.C.

Spiritual and Physical Beliefs About Unakite :
Some spiritualists believe that unakite allows people to concentrate on the present rather than dwelling in the past. It is also thought by some to bring clarity and aid in decision making. Some also believe unakite can help find love, aid in physical recuperation, and help maintain a healthy pregnancy.