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A Guide To Rose Colour Meanings

Roses are always beautiful to receive, but there may be a meaning behind the chosen rose colour that you might have not noticed. Sometimes as a thank you, a sign of love or a congratulations, roses can have their own message without the need for words.

Whether you’re giving or receiving roses, here is a guide of the message behind the specific colour of roses chosen.

Red Roses

This is the most classic and traditional colour of rose. The meaning is simple, love. Give red roses to your significant other to say I love you in a special way.

Blue Roses

This rose colour signifies mystery. Since blue roses are hard to come by, they are seen as a mystery.

Pink Roses

Pink coloured roses signify sweetness, femininity, and refinement. It represents the essence of a woman. Give pink roses to a strong woman in your life that you appreciate.

Yellow Roses

Yellow roses signify happiness and friendship. Buy yellow roses for someone that is feeling down to cheer them up or to show your friend how much you appreciate them. It will definitely make their day.

White Roses

White roses can have different meanings depending on the setting they are given in. We often see white roses at funerals where it symbolizes reverence and eternal loyalty. We also see white roses a lot at wedding, where it is known to symbolize young love, eternal loyalty, and everlasting love.

Orange Roses

Orange roses symbolize enthusiasm. They are often given to congratulate and celebrate someone for their accomplishments. It is a way of saying "I'm proud of you".

Purple Roses

The colour purple symbolizes royalty and so do the purple coloured roses. Give these to someone that you want to treat as a queen or king.

Black Roses

Giving someone black roses might seem to be quite depressing, but in reality the meaning is quite beautiful behind black roses. This colour rose symbolizes starting fresh with new beginnings and letting go of the past.

Dark Pink Roses

Dark pink roses are a symbol of gratitude and appreciation. Send someone a thank you using this colour rose to show how thankful you are to have them in your life.

Peach Roses

Peach roses simply say thank you. They symbolize gratitude, modesty, and sincerity.

Cream Roses

Let someone know you are thinking of them with cream roses. They symbolize thoughtfulness, charm, and gracefulness.

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