How to Choose the Color of Roses

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Yellow, white, pink and red are some of the popular colors that roses come in. Learn more in this free educational video series. View Video Transcript

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Lori Novak

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Hi! I'm Lori for and today we're at Archibald Flowers, and we're going to talk about how to purchase flowers. Roses have different meanings depending on the books you've looked through. There's a lot of different flower books that give you the language of flowers. Roses; there's always specific meanings. Meaning that yellow is for friendship; white is for purity; red is for love. That's probably why for anniversaries we sell tons and tons of red roses, because everyone knows that red roses are for love. There’s a lot of new colors that they haven't always named all the colors. Pink is for joy. There's what they call a bicolor on a rose, which means it has two colors in it. Whether the edge is one color and the rest of the rose is another color.