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What is the Birthstone for July?

July's birthstone is the ruby. Rubies have an indulgent red hue and are one of the toughest natural stones next to diamonds and moissanites. The natural toughness of rubies makes them a great stone to wear on an everyday basis. Among diamonds, emeralds and sapphires, rubies are listed as one of the world's most precious gemstones.

Significance for the July birthstone

  • Mystically said to help heal those with blood disease and infections
  • Symbolizes devotion, integrity, courage and happiness
  • Said to increase the wearers vitality, confidence and strength