Each month of the year has a special birthstone chosen to represent it, and in the month of September the honor belongs to the beautiful sapphire. Cherished and coveted for thousands of years, this iconic blue stone has held an important place in most cultures and religions. The gemstone signifies the presence of the divine and has a celestial association. Although the gem occurs in many colors, it is the most intense sapphire blue which is the most valuable and the most sought after.
Did You Know? The sapphire is the third hardest mineral on the Mohs scale, and is sometimes utilized for commercial purposes such as optical components, windows, and crystals for wristwatches. Read More about September Sapphire Birthdays »
Posted by David Kraft on August 15, 2017
| Last Updated: August 16, 2017
The September birthstone is the sapphire. And while you may not be able to purchase one of these precious gems for your loved one celebrating this month, the floral designers at Nanz & Kraft Florist have the perfect way to surprise them with a sapphire inspired gift. For all of the events of your life, we are your first choice in Louisville for beautiful flowers, plants, and gifts. Read More about September Sapphire Birthday Bouquets »
Posted by David Kraft on September 16, 2016
| Last Updated: November 22, 2016