The June birthstones are pearl and alexandrite. With these attractive options, individuals with June birthdays can have a birthstone that fits their mood or budget, due to the different colors and price points these gems offer.
Pearls are a timeless staple, beloved by women of all ages, all over the world. They originate from oceans, lakes, and rivers. Pearls have long been associated with purity, humility, and innocence so it is said that meaning of this birthstone is “sweet simplicity”.
Alexandrite is a very rare gemstone that changes color in different lighting. The most prized are those that show a vivid green to blush green in daylight or fluorescent light, and an intense red to purplish in incandescent light.