What is my birthstone? The birthstone for March is actually two stones. You have a choice between aquamarine and bloodstone! Jewelry designer Jill Maurer discusses the look, history, and lore of each March birthstone.
Learn more about the two different gemstones that have been designated to represent the month of March: aquamarine, and the less common but totally fascinating bloodstone!
Aquamarine, the March birthstone, is a bluish-green stone that gets its name from aqua marinus, the Latin for ‘seawater’.
Aquamarine and bloodstone, March’s two birthstones, are very different when it comes to appearance, but they share a similar reputation for protecting one’s well-being. The aquamarine birthstone evokes the colors of the sea.
Happy birthday to all you March babies. Your month has 2 birthstones – the aquamarine and the bloodstone.
The primary March Birthstone is accompanied by two Secondary birthstones. Read on to discover what they are, and how they can benefit you.