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.
January Garnet Carnation or Snowdrop February Amethyst Primrose or Violet March Aquamarine Daffodil or Jonquil or Violet April Diamond Daisy or Sweet pea May Emerald Hawthorn or Lily of the Valley June Pearl Honeysuckle 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 Turquoise Holly or Narcissus
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