The desert rose is a variety of selenite. It is considered to be an angelic stone and a stone of the mind. It helps to aid with mental ability and clarity as well as intuitive perception. Desert rose helps to quiet worries and still the mind of negative influences. The selenite properties of this stone helps if you have energy blocks, the stone can help remove them. It is a stone that is associated with the moon and angels. I could go on and on, but this is a stone that is well worth the time in doing research on it. The desert rose comes in a pouch.