Hardness: 7 Mohs
Enhancement Code: Irradiation
AA: Light slightly greenish yellow; eye clean; good cut; good polish
Care: Rated “good” for everyday wear. Avoid direct sunlight and exposure to heat which may cause colour to fade. Avoid contact with chemicals. To clean, gently scrub with a soft toothbrush and a solution of mild dish soap and warm water, or clean in an at-home ultrasonic unit.
Major Sources: Brazil, Madagascar, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Uruguay
Lemon quartz is the clearest expression of sunshine in the quartz family. This sparkling quartz often displays a subtle green undertone that highlights its sunny nature. An affordable and colourful gemstone, lemon quartz is ideal for bold, modern jewelry designs.