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Variety Of Roses Its Color And Symbolic Meaning


Roses belong to perennial flowering plants and is honored as the most popular flowers in the world. It is also considered as an ornamental plant and is grown in every garden. Used as gifting, wishing and decoration purpose across the world. It represents love and also convey deep emotions, most sold-used on valentines day celebrations in India, Lovers express their love by gifting them to their love. Roses are also gifted to friends to express their Friendship bond.

As per tradition each color varieties has symbolic representation, it reflects our meaning, intention based on the type of rose we present, it is good to know which color represents. In India people present a rose as gift or recieve it as compliment, But in USA or other countries the type of rose we present is taken into consideration for ex. happy occasion pink rose, in sad situations black rose.

Below are Different Types Of Roses, Symbolic Meaning


Red Rose And Its Symbolic Meaning : Love, Beauty, Respect, Romantic Love, Congratulations, I Love You, Job Well Done, Sincere Love, Admiration, Courage, Passion, Sacrifice, Desire, Devotion.

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It is one of the most popular and best valentines gifting rose, a perfect gift to your wife. It also convey deep romantic feelings, one of the best pick to impress your partner.


Red (Dark) Rose Its Symbolic Representation : Unconscious Beauty.


Presenting Red (Single) Rose Means : I Love You.


Gifting Deep Burgundy Rose Mean : Unconscious Beauty.


Deep Red Rose Imply : Heartfelt Regret, Sorrow.


Presenting White Rose Mean : Purity, Innocence, Holiness, Silence, Secrecy, Reverence, Humility, Youthfulness, I am worthy of you, You are heavenly, Spirituality, Charm, New Beginnings, Sympathy, They convey respect, Hope For The Future.


White (Bridal) Rose : Happy love, Happy Marriage or Happy Married Life, New Beginnings.


Gifting Pink Rose Represents : Appreciation, Thank You, Gratitude, Grace, Perfect Happiness, Admiration, Gentleness, Please Believe Me, Youth, Early Love, Peace, Joy

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Best pick to congratulate and also can be gifted to show your gratitude. If its your first love then you can present or recieve this to acknowledge.


Dark Pink Rose Convey : Appreciation, Gratitude, Thank You, Happiness

Deep pink rose is one of the best present to express gratitude to a friend towards friendship bond.


Light Pink Rose : Admiration, Sympathy, Gentleness, Grace, Gladness, Joy, Sweetness

Good one to express your appreciation, a best gift to your mother, father, sister, brothers, family members or close friends. Can present it to show sympathy on sad occasion.


Yellow Rose : Joy, Gladness, Wisdom, Friendship, Delight, Promise Of A New Beginning, Welcome, Remember Me, Jealousy, I Care, Cheer, Warmth, Caring

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One of the best rose to gift friends to convey your friendship, it inform’s that you are my best and a great friend. Beware as it also indicates jealousy and infidelity which may ruin your friendship.


Yellow With Red Tip Rose : Friendship, Falling in Love


Orange Rose Indicates : Enthusiasm, Passion, Intense Desire, Fascination, Pride and Fervor, Energy.


Red and White Roses Combination : Given together, signify unity of the lovers


Red and Yellow Roses Combination : Jovial and Happy Feelings


Peach Rose : Appreciation, Closing the deal, Let’s get together, Sincerity, Gratitude


Pale Peach Rose Symbolic Indication : Modesty


Coral Rose Symbolic Meaning : Desire


Lavender Rose : Love at First Sight, Majesty, Enchantment, Fascination, Splendor, Adoration


Black Rose Represents : Death, Farewell, Twisted Relationships


Blue Rose : The Unattainable, The Impossible, Mystery, Secret Admirer (Interest, Desire, Curiosity)


Green Rose : Harmony, Peace and tranquility, best wishes for a prosperous new life, wishes for recovery of good health

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Green Rose With White Tip Wishes: For a Prosperous New Life, For Speed Recovery of Good Health


Presenting Single (Any Color Rose) Represents : Simplicity, Gratitude


Red Rosebud Is : Symbolic of purity and loveliness


White Rosebud Is : Symbolic of girlhood


Purple Rose : lover’s Grace, Gentility and Elegance.


Thornless Roses Represents : Love at first sight


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Ivory Rose Indicates: You care without any intensions.

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Pink and Green Roses Combination Indicate: Gentleness, Harmony, Love and Affection (Family or Friend).

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Red and Ivory Roses Combination Symbolize : Intense Love, Strong Feelings.

Symbolic Meaning By Number Of Roses :

Single rose of any color depicts utmost devotion

Two roses entwined together communicate Marry me

Six Roses signify a need to be loved or cherished

Eleven roses assure the recipient they are truly and deeply loved

Twelve-12-Dozen Roses signify love and gratitude, I love you, Be mine

Thirteen roses indicate a secret admirer

Single red rose says: I love you

Single white rose says: My feelings are pure

Single yellow rose says: You bring joy to my life Let’s be friends

Single pink rose says: I like you

Single orange rose says: I am proud of you

Single peach rose says: Thank you I sympathize with you

Single lavender rose says: I am enchanted by you

Single blue rose says: You seem like an unattainable dream