Desert rose is the name given to rose-like formations of crystal clusters of gypsum or baryte.

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Desert rose is the name given to rose-like formations of crystal clusters of gypsum or baryte. It is may also be known by the names: sand rose, rose rock, selenite rose, gypsum rose and baryte (barite) rose