Natural Bloodstone GemstoneAfrican Bloodstone features a brilliant red body that resembles blood, giving this stone its name.
Bloodstone is a dark-green to charcoal opaque form of chalcedony quartz with distinctive red spots.
Bloodstone was the original birthstone for March but has been replaced by aquamarine. However, bloodstone is still regarded as the astrological gem for Aries. This stone is believed to have great healing power. It aids in the renewal of physical and emotional states. It is a stone of courage and helps to revitalize love, relationships and friendships. Bloodstone has the capacity to clear scattered thoughts in preparation for meditation.