The birthstone for Virgo is sapphire. Sapphire boasts a range of blue colors and tones, and it is also the gem for a couple's fifth anniversary.Continue Reading
Sapphires are cut in a wide array of shapes and sizes. They are a popular choice for jewelry. Many people believe that the gemstone stands for loyalty and it is commonly used in bridal pieces.
Virgo is the sixth astrological sign. It falls between August 22 and September 23 every year. Virgo is also the name of a constellation, the second largest in the universe. The symbol associated with Virgo relates to Astraea, the last person person to remain on Earth as the Gods went to Olympus.Learn more about Precious Metals & Gems
Birthstone gems come in a variety of colors, such as January's deep red garnet and the purple or violet amethyst of February. Since some months have multiple birthstones, certain birthdays come with a choice of colors.Full Answer >
The birthstone for those born under the zodiac sign Sagittarius is turquoise. Sagittarius, the archer, is the zodiac sign for those born between November 23 and December 21.Full Answer >
Some birthstone colors are red for pyrope garnet, blue for aquamarine, purple for amethyst and green for peridot. Other colors include orange for topaz, iridescent for pearl and multicolor or black for opal.Full Answer >
June has three birthstones: the pearl, alexandrite and moonstone. Pearls are elegant white, gold or silver, alexandrite birthstones can appear green or purple and moonstones are three-dimensional colored gems.Full Answer >