Information on  birthstones and Anniversaries




The Wedding Anniversary!   Most of us remember that the 25th is Silver,

40th Ruby and 50th Gold, but what about those in between.

Amaze your partners by getting them a really appropriate present.

The 1st  is PAPER, on which you can write
The 2nd is COTTON, all crisp and white,
The 3rd is LEATHER, a bag or some gloves,
The 4th is BOOKS, Lady Chatterley's loves!
The 5th is WOOD, a box full of dreams,
The 6th is IRON, metal not steam
The 7th is WOOL, soft and warm
The 8th is BRONZE, metal in an elegant form
The 9th is COPPER,

The 10th is Diamond

The 11th is STEEL,
The 12th is SILK, so soft and so light,               
The 13th is LACE, maybe a cloth for a tray,
The 14th is IVORY, !

The 20th CHINA, cups, plates and the rest,
The 25th is SILVER -

The 30th is PEARL - from an oyster's shell
The 35th is CORAL, from under the sea
The 40th is  RUBY, as red as red can be
The 45th is SAPPHIRE - precious and blue
The 50th is GOLDEN - Congratulations to you!
The 55th is EMERALD - so green and so pure,
The 60th DIAMOND - an achievement for sure.


The 75th  is DIAMOND AND GOLD 
The 80th OAK

Birthstone List
The following Birthstone list provides a fast, at-a-glance guide about each of the appropriate months, dates and information about individual birthstones together with a list of birth stone colors and birth month flowers for each month.

Birthstone List
Month Birthstone Birth Flower Zodiac Sign Dates of Zodiac Signs
April Diamond Sweet Pea or Daisy Aries March 21 - April 19
May Emerald Lily of the Valley Taurus April 20 - May 20
June Pearl Rose Gemini May 21 - June 20
July Ruby Larkspur or Water Lily Cancer June 21 - July 22
August Peridot Gladiolus or Poppy Leo July 23 - August 23
September Sapphire Aster or Morning Glory Virgo August 24 - September 22
October Opal Calendula (Marigold) Libra September 23 - October 23
November Topaz Chrysanthemum Scorpio October 24 - November 21
December Turquoise Narcissus Sagittarius November 22 - December 21
January Garnet Carnation or Snowdrop Capricorn December 22 - January 21
February Amethyst Violet or Primrose Aquarius January 20 - February 18
March Aquamarine Jonquil ( Daffodil ) Pisces February 19 - March 20
Month Birth stone Birth Flower Zodiac Sign Dates of Zodiac Signs