Roses & Roses

As the language of flowers was introduced to the world the new horizons opened for people for delivering their messages to their loved ones without speaking themselves. Roses since long have been playing the great role in expression of love whether it’s through their color that the different messages are being sent or it’s the number of flowers used. Here is a small guide for you that will tell you about what each color of rose say and how many roses you should gift for certain purpose.

Red roses signify love and respect.rose 150x150 Roses & Roses
Amaranth Red – Long Standing Desire
Cardinal Red – Sublime Desire
Carmine Red- Deceitful Desire
Fiery Red- Flames of Passion

Black roses signify death hatred and farewell. Used at funerals. Black roses 150x150 Roses & Roses

Orange and Coral roses imply desire.

Lavender/Purple roses stand for grace, gentility, elegance and refinement.
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Pink roses shows appreciation or gratitude
Light pink roses are sent to say you understand, you’re sympathetic or you’re sorry if someone is ill.

Yellow roses symbolize joy and friendship. yellow roses 150x150 Roses & Roses
In Islamic folklore, they symbolize deceit and treachery
In Mexico yellow roses/flowers are a sign of death.
In France yellow roses/flowers represent infidelity.

White roses symbolize reverence and humility. white rose 150x150 Roses & Roses

Roses & Numbers
1 Rose                                                                  Simplicity
2 Roses                                                                Gratitude
2 Roses Joined Together                                     Engagement, Coming Marriage
12 Roses                                                              Ultimate declaration of love
25 Roses                                                              Congratulations
50 Roses                                                              Unconditional Love
Bouquet of Mature Blooms                                 Gratitude
Single Rose in Full Bloom                                   I Love You; Engagement
Full Blown Rose Placed Over Two Buds            Secrecy
Half-blown Rose                                                 Timid love
Thorn less Roses                                   Love at First Sight; Ingratitude; Early attachment
Rose Leaf                                                             Symbol of Hope

Roses & Positions:
Bent to the right – ~I~
Bent to the left – ~You~
Ribbon knotted on the left – Message from the giver
Ribbon knotted on the right – Message about the recipient
Accepted with right hand – Agreement, affirmative
Accepted with left hand – Disagreement, negative
Worn over heart – Love
Worn in hair – Caution
Worn in cleavage – Friendship, Remembrance