How to Buy Jade?

Answer Good fortune is reputed to accompany jade, but not even buying directly from markets in jade's native home of Asia can guarantee quality stones. Many sellers are marketing stones that have been pro... Read More »

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How Does Alaskan Jade Differ From Chinese Jade?

Alaskan jade is one of many types of green rock bearing the sometimes misleading title of jade. As a gemstone, jade is broadly separated into two distinct classes: jadeite, which is the Chinese for... Read More »

Colors of Jade?

Jade is an ornamental stone that comes from metamorphic rock. There are two varieties of jade: jadeite and nephrite. It has been prized by humans since prehistoric times for its beauty and workabil... Read More »

How can you tell the age of a jade plant?

The rate of growth probably depends on the kind of environment it was in. Plants in ideal growing conditions will be a lot larger and fuller than less fortunate plants. The size of the trunk should... Read More »

About Jade Jewelry?

Jade is a precious stone that is often used to make jewelry, particularly in eastern Asian nations like China and Burma. Jade jewelry is often made in Asia because a lot of Asian cultures believe t... Read More »