Green jade is a sacred stone of Asia. Malachite grows in layers of tiny crystals. Its colors correlate with different crystal sizes: small crystals form light green bands and larger crystals make darker ones.
I love crystals! I hang crystal ornaments on a mini tree in my office at Christmas, and have gorgeous pink, purple, white, and orange crystals on my desk. I even have a little pink crystal 'worry stone' I keep in my pocket when I travel. Its fun to rub