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Jade - Facts About Jade - Nephrite and Jadeite

True jade can be either of two different minerals, jadeite or nephrite. Discover how the two variations differ and learn how you can avoid jade impostors.

Jade, its Variations and Care
Jade occurs as two different minerals, each slightly different, and in a variety of colors.

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