Beautiful, bright green Emeralds are the perfect stone to bring in the Spring Season as the plant world is sprouting in varied shades green symbolizing a rebirth for the year. And their name comes from the Greek, meaning "green."
Natural Emeralds are a form of Beryl and although they can be found in many countries, they are still rare and expensive. Emeralds, like diamonds, are mined.
Emerald can also be man-made or Lab Created, sometimes called synthetic. They are literally grown in a laboratory with all the properties of a natural emeralds ... but at a much more affordable price.