It is a very durable gemstone that is used to create beautiful pieces of jewelry. In addition, it is also associated with possessing soothing energies as well as being a symbol of eternal youth and happiness. And that's not all!
It is sometimes referred to as Mermaids' Treasure. Though nothing more than a fanciful tale, people once believed that the gemstones were actually formed from a mermaid's tears.
Sailors, too, revered aquamarines and considered them a good luck charm. Many a sailor would tuck a stone into his pocket to protect him as he journeyed across the perilous oceans of the world. Now let me tell you about your 2nd birth gemstone ... Bloodstone.
or can be fashioned into lovely rings.
Now as to the birth flower for the month of March ....
Daffodils! Daffodils! Daffodils!
Did you know that there are more than 13,000 distinct varieties of daffodils in existence? The fluted yellow variety pictured above is probably what comes to mind when you think of these bright harbingers of Spring. Yet, they come in a gorgeous array of different colors, sizes, and shapes!
Hope and joy
Happy Birthday March babies!