Pectolite has crystals that are elongated and flattened, but it more often occurs as acicular sprays or radially fibrous masses. It may be white, pale tan, or pale blue to greenish. Pectolite occurs widely in Canada, England, and the United States.
- Optical Properties
- Characteristic Physical Properties
- Chemistry & Crystallography
LWUV: Inert to moderate greenish yellow to orange
Countries of Origin
Unknown; United States of America; Dominican Republic
Pectolite is soft, so be mindful of scratching. Requires gentle handling