Iowaite was named after Iowa, where it was first discovered and is generally a greeny yellow colour. A rare purple form can be found in the Altai Mountains in Russia, known as Chromium Iowaite. The bright purple colouring comes from the presence of Chromium in the crystal.

Alternative Names N/A
Colour Purple, Green, Yellow
Hardness 1.5
Crystal system Trigonal
Streak White
Lustre Greasy
Main Locations Iowa, Russia, South Africa, Australia
Chakra Third Eye
Zodiac N/A
Numerology Unknown
Planetary Unknown
Element Unknown