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Birthstones and Flowers for each month of the year

Published Monday, July 31, 2006

A birthstone (sometimes also called birthday stone) is a precious or semiprecious stone (gemstone) that is popularly associated with the month in which somebody was born. Birthstones go way back in history and was believed by some people to bring luck and healing powers to the person wearing it. An individual would choose a birthstone (gemstone) based on the particular calendar months of the year that he/she is born.

Needless to say, birthstones or birthday stones, which are made of a precious material (gemstones) of various qualities are used as gift jewelry. They provide wonderful gift ideas that and can be found in rings (engagement and wedding rings), ear rings, pendants, bracelets, necklaces, watches, etc. If you need to give someone special a jewelry gift for their birthday, anniversary, Valentine's Day or for any other special day or event, then gemstones provides the perfect gift idea.

Included also, to “ice the cake”, for your gift idea or if you want to just give flowers to someone special based on a particular calendar month of the year such as on: a birthday, anniversary, Valentine's Day, Christmas etc. then, now you can select the right kind of flower of the month for that special someone. Thus, here are the birthstones by month for selecting a gift for that special someone including the flower (s) that you should give and in which month.

Birth Month
Birthstone
Flower
January Garnet Carnation or Snowdrop
February AmethystPrimrose or Violet
March AquamarineDaffodil or Jonquil or Violet
April Diamond Daisy or Sweet pea
May EmeraldHawthorn or Lily of the Valley
June PearlHoneysuckle or Rose
July Ruby Larkspur or Water Lily
August Sardonyx Gladiolus or Poppy
September Sapphire Aster or Morning Glory
October Opal Calendula or Cosmos or Marigold
November Topaz Chrysanthemum
December TurquoiseHolly or Narcissus

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