Ruby in fuchsite, or ruby fuchsite (pronounced FOOK-site), is the natural combination of both fuchsite and ruby in a single specimen. Ruby-in-fuchsite can vary tremendously in color, pattern and hardness depending on its exact composition and how it was cut. Fuchsite gives the colorful stone its blue-green to emerald-green color, while ruby inclusions provide attractive pink and red highlights. Interestingly, both red ruby and green fuchsite are colored by traces of chromium. Ruby-in-fuchsite is sometimes confused with ruby-in-zoisite, since both gemstones are green and interspersed with pink to purplish-red ruby.
. The ruby is also the symbol of vitality and royalty.
Fuchsite is the green variety of muscovite and carries the properties of muscovite - inspiration, problem solving, intuition, etc. As a heart chakra stone, it links the intellect of the mind with the heart.
Fuchsite allows one to use the gifts of the mind, guided by the heart.
Ruby and Fuchsite together make a powerful combination!