RED - The ultimate symbol of romantic love and enduring passion, the red rose also conveys respect and the creative spirit of love. Representing true love stronger than thorns, the red rose is known universally as the lover's rose.
WHITE - Representing humility, purity and innocence, the white rose - often referred to as the bridal rose - is associated with young love. Also symbolizing truth and reverence, it sends a message of loyalty and says "I am worthy of you."
YELLOW - While in Victorian times, the yellow rose symbolized jealousy, today it represents friendship, joy and caring. A bouquet of these sun-filled blossoms conveys warmth, gladness and affection.
PINK - Symbolizing gentility, femininity, elegance and refinement, the pink rose also carries additional meanings depending on its hue. A deep pink conveys gratitude and appreciation; while pale shades connote grace and gentleness, admiration and happiness.
ORANGE - With their warm, vibrant tones, orange roses symbolize enthusiam and desire. If you're looking for a way to express admiration and attraction - with an underlying mesage of passion and excitement - then send a bouquet filled with these fiery blooms.
LILAC & PURPLE - Thought to be almost mystical in nature, with symbolism tied to enchantment, desire and even proceeding cautiously, it's not surprising that lilac and purple roses send a messgae of love at first sight, A great Valentine flower.