For those born in January, the birthstone is garnet, which is typically a deep, dark red color. For February birthdays, the purple amethyst is the birthstone.
Those with March birthdays share the blue aquamarine as a birthstone, and April birthdays are represented by the clear diamond. The green emerald is the birthstone for May. June birthdays are represented by the opalescent pearl or moonstone. July birthdays share a red ruby birthstone, and August birthdays are marked by a yellow-green peridot. The birthstone for September is the blue sapphire, and October birthstones are the whitish opal or pink tourmaline. November birthstones include the yellow topaz and yellow-orange citrine, while December birthstones include the blue topaz, blue-green turquoise and purple tanzanite.