Birthstone for Scorpio
Bixbite is the a variety name for Red Beryl. Bixbite was named after Maynard Bixby of Utah. The color of Bixbite - Red Beryl is a deep rose Red. The hardness of Bixbite - Red Beryl is 7.5 to 8 on the Mohs scale making it a very durable gemstone. Synthetic Bixbite - Red Beryl has the same beauty and physical properties as natural Bixbite - Red Beryl but at a much lower cost per carat. Natural Bixbite or Red Beryl is very rare and highly collectable.