Rose Colours & Meanings

Red

Love & affection, Romantic & Abiding Love, Bliss to Marriage, Beauty, Respect, Courage & Passion, Congratulations, "I Love You", Sincere Love.

Red roses are the traditional symbol for love and romance, and a time-honored way to say "I love you." The red rose has long symbolized beauty and perfection. A bouquet of red roses is the perfect way to express your deep feelings for someone special.

Pink

Appreciation, "Thank You", Grace, Perfect Happiness, Admiration, Gentleness, "Please Believe Me"



As a symbol of grace and elegance, the pink rose is often given as an expression of admiration. Pink roses can also convey appreciation as well as joyfulness. Pink rose bouquets often impart a gentler meaning than their red counterparts.

Yellow

Joy, Gladness, Friendship, Delight, Caring, Promise of a new beginning, Welcome Back, Remember Me, Jealousy, "I care".

The bright, sunny color of yellow roses evokes a feeling of warmth and happiness. The warm feelings associated with the yellow rose are often akin to those shared with a true friend. As such, the yellow rose is an ideal symbol for joy and friendship.

White

Purity, Innocence, Silence, Secrecy, Reverence, Humility, Youthfulness, "I am worthy of you", Heavenly beauty.

White roses represent innocence and purity and are traditionally associated with marriages and new beginnings. The white rose is also a symbol of honor and reverence, and white rose arrangements are often used as an expression of remembrance.

Orange

Enthusiasm, Desire, Fascination.



With their blazing energy, orange roses are the embodiment of desire and enthusiasm. Orange roses often symbolize passion and excitement and are an expression of fervent romance. A bouquet of orange roses will send a meaningful message.

Purple/Lilac/Lavender

Love at first sight, Enchantment, Magnetism, Opulence & Majesty.


The unique beauty of the lavender rose has captured many hearts and imaginations. With their fantastical appearance, lavender roses are a perfect symbol of enchantment. The lavender rose is also traditionally used to express feelings of love at first sight.

Multi-Colored Roses


Red & White

Given together, these signify unity

In some instances - usually when mixing red with another color rose - you can send additional messages with your choice of bouquet. For example, a mix of red and white roses symbolizes unity, while a combination of red and yellow roses conveys gaiety and happiness.

Red & Yellow

Jovial and Happy Feelings


In some instances - usually when mixing red with another color rose - you can send additional messages with your choice of bouquet. For example, a mix of red and white roses symbolizes unity, while a combination of red and yellow roses conveys gaiety and happiness.

So no matter what your situation, there is a rose color or combination that will express what you want to say. Valentine’s Day is the perfect occasion to declare your intentions, remind someone how much you care, or express your appreciation of a friendship.


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