(see also agate)
Dendritic agate is also known as Tree Agate due to its inclusions, known as dendrites, that remind the shape of a tree ("dendron" in Greek) or leaves. It is an agate variety, either translucent or opaque, mainly in white, green or brown shades.
As all agate varieties, dendritic agate has been used from ancient times. In ancient Greece it was used to increase crop, while it has been also used for making prosperity talismans. It is also known from the Russian jewelry maker Faberge, that created the famous, amazing pieces using dendritic agate stones and diamonds combined with other precious stones.
Dendritic agate is known as the stone of abundance- in all aspects, both material and spiritual. It helps in creating a peaceful environment and in taking pleasure of every moment in life. It helps in opening and aligning the chakras and staying tuned with our roots.
It also brings stability, persistence and the ability to see every difficulty as a challenge that is possible to be faced and fought. It also heals geopathic stress that is believed to be the source of many illnesses as it weakens the immune system.
Dendritic agate relieves from pain and is beneficial to the nervous and circulatory systems.
It is also believed that it is extremely beneficial to the plants.
Dendritic agate is associated with the Heart and Crown chakras.
Dendritic agate is associated with the Taurus and Capricorn signs.