Hardness: 8.5


Gemological Properties: Alexandrite is the color-changing cousin of the Chrysoberyl family. One of the unusual gemstones in the world, alexandrite has the unique characteristic of appearing green in the daylight and glowing red in artificial light.


MetaPhysicalProperties: Inspiration and willpower, intensifies dreams and perception of emotions, promotes power of imagination, willingness to take risk and perception of inner voice for disorders of the nerves and sense; help inflammations, stimulates the liver.


Corresponding Astrological Signs: Gemini