June birthstone moonstone is the third beautiful gemstone for this particular month.
Named by the Roman natural historian, Pliny.
The second June birthstone is alexandrite. It is one of the rarest and most valuable gems. A stunning colour-changing birthstone.
Here you will find a list of all 12 Months and their birthstones.
Just follow the links to find out more about each beautiful birthstone.
The birthstone for January is garnet. When we think of garnet we usually think about dark red clusters of gemstones reminding us of a pomegranate.
The birthstone for February is amethyst which, due to its beautiful rich colour, has been a favourite precious gemstone of nobles and royalty for centuries.
March has two birthstones; aquamarine a modern birthstone and bloodstone, a more traditional birthstone.
The birthstone for April is diamond, probably the most prized gemstone of all precious gemstones.
The May birthstone is emerald. May, the month when Spring is at it greenest. Green, the colour symbolizing the new freshness of Spring, renewal and awakening of nature around us, only the emerald can embody all of this.
June has three birthstones, Pearl, Alexandrite and Moonstone. All are beautiful. June is one of only two months with this many birthstones.
The birthstone for July is ruby. Ruby is not only a beautiful colour, for who doesn’t like ruby red lipstick or nail polish, it’s also a stunning gemstone.
If you were born in August you are lucky to have the choice of two birthstones, the beautiful green peridot, and sardonyx, a type of onyx.
The birthstone for September is sapphire. Just the thought of the sapphire brings pictures of the stunning Royal Blue gemstones to mind.