larimar - a rare blue variety of pectolite found only in the Dominican Republic, in the Caribbean. Its coloration varies from white, light-blue, green-blue to deep blue. Although pectolite is found in many locations, none have the unique volcanic blue c
Larimar is also known as the Dolphin Stone and the Atlantis Stone. Discovered in it was re-discovered in 1974 and named by the taking the first letters of the founder’s daughter's name, Larissa, and the Spanish word for the sea, mar, to create Larimar.