Sphene crystallizes in the form of masse and flattish plate like layers which can appear as 8 sided wedges, similar to octahedrons but with flat tops and bottom.
Metaphysically the crystal has these associations sited in this case by Melody. The mineral can be used to contact heavenly bodies within the Universe. It is also good to be used in gardens, placed in grid fashion to promote the growth of the garden.
It is a calming agent and can be used to stimulate the earth, root, and navel chakras. It can also be used to soften the impact of crystals.
Physically it can be used in crystal healing for muscular strains, sprains and to sooth the skin. It can also be used to stimulate the immune system and increase red blood cells, it can also be used to provide protection to teeth and improve the stability of teeth during gem disorders.
Vibrates to the number 4.