Roses – Significance of Colors & their Count

Roses Is there anyone who doesn’t love flowers, especially roses? To inspire people over thousands of years we have lots of colours in roses and they came out by steeping with the tradition roses.

Do you know while choosing a colour, variety or number of roses for someone, we are personalizing our gift with deeper sentiment?

Here is our guide to help you understand the significance of color and number of roses you gift to someone.

Rose Color

It’s Significance


Love, Beauty, Courage and Respect, Romantic Love, Congratulations, "I Love You", "Job Well Done", Sincere Love, Respect, Courage & Passion

Red (Dark)

Unconscious beauty

Red (Single)

"I Love You"

Deep Burgundy

Unconscious Beauty


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

White (Bridal)

Happy love


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

Dark Pink

Appreciation, Gratitude, "Thank You"

Light Pink

Admiration, Sympathy, Gentleness, Grace, Gladness, Joy, Sweetness


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

Yellow with Red Tip

Friendship, Falling in Love


Enthusiasm, Desire, Fascination

Red and White

Given together, these signify unity

Red and Yellow

Jovial and Happy Feelings


Appreciation, Closing the deal, Let’s get together, Sincerity, Gratitude

Pale Peach





Love at first sight, Enchantment


Death, Farewell


The unattainable, the impossible

Single-any colour

Simplicity, Gratitude

Red Rosebud

Symbolic of purity and loveliness

White Rosebud

Symbolic of girlhood

Thorn-less Rose

"Love at first sight"

Roses by the Numbers:

1 Rose – Love at the first sight; you are the one

2 Roses – Mutual love between both, deeply in love with one another

3 Roses -  I love you

6 Roses – I want be yours

7 Roses – I’m infatuated with you

9 Roses – An Eternal love, together as long as we live

10 Roses – You are perfect

11 Roses – You are my treasured one; the one I love most in my life

12 Roses – Be my steady

13 Roses – Secret Admirer

15 Roses – I am truly sorry, please forgive me

20 Roses – Believe me, I am sincere towards you

21 Roses – I am devoted to you

24 Roses – Can’t stop thinking about you, 24 hours everyday

33 Roses – Saying "I love you" with great affection

36 Roses – I will remember our romantic moments

40 Roses – My love for you is genuine

50 Roses – Regret less love, this is

99 Roses – I will love you for as long as I live

100 Roses – Harmoniously together in a century; remaining devoted as couple till ripe-                    old age

101 Roses – You are my one and only love

108 Roses – Please marry me!

365 Roses – Can’t stop thinking about you, each and everyday

999 Roses – Everlasting and Eternal love

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2 thoughts on “Roses – Significance of Colors & their Count”

  1. @Kavitha Very interesting information. Something very new.

    @Gopinath I was just wondering about this different post at TechDreams. Then the post author name explained everything :) LOL

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