Don’t Send The Wrong Message – Rose Color Meanings
The rose. The flower of love. Roses have been used for centuries to convey emotions. The beautiful simple rose with it's intoxicating fragrance is a thoughtful way to send a heartfelt message.
Red roses represent love, respect, courage, passion, and congratulations.
A single red rose means "I Love You."
Pink roses signify happiness, elegance, romance, admiration, grace, gladness, joy, sweetness, and thank you.
White roses represent purity, happy love, secrecy, innocence, reverence, and worthiness.
Yellow roses mean friendship, caring, welcome or welcome back, delight, promise of a new beginning, I care, remember me, and joy.
Shades of peach and orange roses signify appreciation, sincerity, gratitude, desire, enthusiasm, pride and modesty.
This type of rose means you're falling in love. Lucky you!
The lavender rose is romantic, mystical and a perfect color for any fairy-tale. It's said if someone gives you a purple rose it means they fell in love with you at first sight.
A single rose of any color means simplicity and gratitude and utmost devotion.
A red rosebud is symbolic of purity and loveliness.
A white rosebud is symbolic of girlhood.
A thorn-less rose means love at first sight.
Two roses entwined together communicate 'Marry Me.'
Six roses signify a need to be loves or cherished.
Eleven roses assures the recipient they are truly and deeply loved.
Thirteen roses indicate a secret admirer.
Red and white roses given together signify unity.
[information from rkdn.org]