Acicular

September 13, 2008

ACICULAR – adj. technical needle-shaped.

This one has so many cool pictures of things that go along with it.  Appears to be used most often to describe some kinds of minerals.  Take a minute and learn a little about some of these acicular things.

Mesolite

Acicular Mesolite

Acicular Mesolite

Aragonite 

Aragonite Acicular Aggregate

Aragonite Acicular Aggregate

Picea Abies 

Picea Abies - Acicular Needles

Picea Abies - Acicular Needles

Kyanite 

Acicular Kyanite

Acicular Kyanite

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