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Anniversary Gifts

Want to know the traditional gift for a particular birthday month or anniversary? See our list of birthflowers, birthstones, and wedding anniversary gifts!


Month   Flower Meaning
January CarnationSnowdrops Carnation or Snowdrops Constancy
February VioletPrimrose Violet or Primrose Sincerity
March JonquilDaffodil Jonquil or Daffodil Courage
April Sweat PeaDaisy Sweat Pea or Daisy Innocence
May Lily of the Valley Lily of the Valley Love
June RoseHoneysuckle Rose or Honeysuckle Health
July LarkspurWater Lily Larkspur or Water Lily Contentment
August GladiolusPoppy Gladiolus or Poppy Happiness
September AsterMorning Glory Aster or Morning Glory Clear Thinking
October Marigold Marigold Hope
November Chrysanthemum Chrysanthemum Fidelity
December NarcissusHolly Narcissus or Holly Prosperity


Month   Gem Meaning
January Garnet Garnet Constancy
February Amethyst Amethyst Sincerity
March Aquamarine Aquamarine or Bloodstone Courage
April Diamond Diamond Innocence
May Emerald Emerald Love
June Pearl Pearl or Alexandrite Health
July Ruby Ruby Contentment
August Peridot Peridot or Sardonyx Happiness
September Sapphire Sapphire Clear Thinking
October Opal Opal or Tourmaline Hope
November Topaz Topaz Fidelity
December Turquoise Turquoise or Zircon Prosperity

Wedding Anniversary Gifts 

Year Traditional Modern
1st Paper Clocks
2nd Cotton China
3rd Leather Crystal, Glass
4th Fruit/Flower Electrical Appliances
5th Wood Silverware
6th Candy/Iron Wood
7th Wool/Copper Desk Sets
8th Bronze, Pottery Linens/Lace
9th Pottery/Willow Leather
10th Tin/Aluminum Diamond Jewelry
11th Steel Fashion Jewelry
12th Silk/Linen Pearls/Colored Gems
13th Lace Textiles/Furs
14th Ivory Gold Jewelry
15th Crystal Watches
20th China Platinum
25th Silver Silver
30th Pearl Diamond
35th Coral Jade
40th Ruby Ruby
45th Sapphire Sapphire
50th Gold Gold
55th Emerald Emerald
60th Diamond Diamond