About Roses

November 18, 2014

Roses are the most popular flower amongst florists, and they are sold around the world. Roses come in a variety of colours, and each has an associated meaning. Below is a list of rose colours, their meanings, and the occasion that rose is associated with. We hope this guide will help you choose the right rose for your special someone.

Red Rose
Means: Love and romance
Occasions: Anniversary, Valentine’s Day

Yellow Rose
Means: Friendship and happiness
Occassions: Graduation, New Baby, Birthday, Just Because, Get Well

Pink Rose
Means: Appreciation, gratitude, admiration
Occasions: Thank You, Mother’s Day, Birthday

White Rose
Means: Innocence and purity
Occasions: Wedding, Sympathy, New Baby, Easter/Spring

Purple Rose
Means: Enchantment – love at first sight
Occasions: Love and Romance, Valentine’s Day

Orange Rose
Means: Desire, fascination, enthusiasm
Occasions: Love and Romance (new relationships), Halloween and Thanksgiving/Fall

Peach Rose
Means: Modesty, appreciation, sincerity
Occasions: Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Thank You

Blue Rose
Means: Mystery – mysterious beginnings, new events
Occasions: New Baby, New Job, New Home

Green Rose
Means: Calm, fertility, well-being
Occasions: Congratulations, New Baby, Get Well, Easter/Spring, St. Patrick’s Day