May Birthstone – Emerald

Emerald, May’s birthstone, represents wisdom, growth, and patience as seen in the deeper green color it has. Today, it’s the gemstone given for the 20th and 35th wedding anniversaries.The origin of this alluring gem’s name can be traced back to the Latin term ‘smargados’ simply meaning green stone it’s rich color has been seen from royal crowns to rings and more. More rare and valuable than other stones the Emerald is known for the joy it brings.