Amethyst - February's Birthstone
Amethyst is the birthstone for February. It comes in shades from deep purple to light violet and can also be found in a beautiful light green. Amethyst is a semi-precious colored stone in the quartz family and it is a durable stone for rings at a Mohs Hardness of 7. Amethyst was long considered to be a stone of faithful love, of dignity, passion, creativity and spirituality.