Though chrysanthemum stones were first discovered over 200 years ago in China.  They were first formed over 250 million years ago, in what is now considered to be the Permian Age.  It is said that the flower pattern on the chrysanthemum stone represents the burst of energy that is love and joy and abundance.  It inspires you to start new paths in life (such as a career or relationship), and bestows lucky opportunities along the chosen path.