Birthstone for May - Emerald

The colour of emerald gemstones ranges from light to dark green.

The birthstone for May is seen as a symbol of rebirth. Early christians believed the emerald was a symbol of the resurrection of christ.

The May birthstone is believed to have the power to see into the future.

The healing properties for the emerald gemstone are believed to be effective for eye problems and act as an aid to fertility.