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April Birthstones

DiamondThe modern birthstone for April is Diamond. Traditionally, Diamonds date back as the birthstone for some calendars while sapphire was more commonly known as the birthstone for April. Other birthstones for April include Opal and Clear Quartz. The Stone color associated with April is commonly Clear or colorless. 

April Diamond Poem

She who from April dates her years,
Diamonds shall wear, lest bitter tears
For vain repentance flow; this stone,
Emblem of innocence is known.

- Gregorian birthstone poem printed in Notes and Queries, May 11, 1889.

Birthstones for April
  Birthstone
Modern Birthstones Diamond
Traditional Birthstones Diamond, Sapphire
Ayurvedic (Ancient India) Birthstones Diamond
Arabic Birthstones Sapphire
Herbrew Birthstones Sapphire
Hindu Birthstones Diamond
Italian Birthstones Sapphire
Mystical (Tibetan origin) Birthstones Opal
Polish Birthstones Diamond
Roman Birthstones Sapphire
Russian Birthstones Sapphire
Astrological Birthstones (Taurus: Apr-May) Sapphire, Amber, Coral, Emeral, Rose Quartz, Turquoise
Planetary Stones (Venus: Apr-May) Aventurine, Emerald
Talismanic (Taurus: Apr-May) Garnet