Plan the perfect garden with our interactive tool →

How to Remove Rose Flower Stains

Rose petals are used for a variety of reasons. You can sprinkle them on beds, in a bathtub or on carpets and paths to make a romantic walkway. Unfortunately, rose petals can stain bath tubs and bed sheets if ground in. The stains can be difficult to remove if they have set and take time to fade.

Put on the gloves. To remove stains from the bath tub, spray the cleaning agent such as Tilex or Oxiclean or any cleaning agent with bleach onto the stains and let it sit.

Use the scrub brush on the stains, applying direct pressure. If the stain isn't budging, repeat the procedure two to three times.

If it still isn't fading, make sure the tub surface is bleach-safe, then mix a combination of equal parts bleach and water and apply to the stain with the scrub brush or sponge. Let the mixture sit directly on the stain if possible before removing.

For bed sheets, wash them with a powerful detergent in the washing machine as soon as possible. Make sure to remove all loose rose petals before putting the sheets in the washer.

Related Articles

How to Replace Pool Coping on an Inground Pool
How to Replace Pool Coping on an Inground Pool
How to Freeze Rose Petals at Home
How to Freeze Rose Petals at Home
How to Plant Roses in Clay Soil
How to Plant Roses in Clay Soil
How to Freeze Roses
How to Freeze Roses
How to Remove Graffiti From Concrete
How to Remove Graffiti From Concrete
How to Remove Haze From Brick
How to Remove Haze From Brick
How to Clean Concrete Walls
How to Clean Concrete Walls
How to Keep Dried Baby's Breath White
How to Keep Dried Baby's Breath White
How to Clean Concrete Floors Before Painting
How to Clean Concrete Floors Before Painting
What Is the Ideal Temperature for Staining Concrete?
What Is the Ideal Temperature for Staining Concrete?
What Causes Black Spots on Rose Bush Leaves?
What Causes Black Spots on Rose Bush Leaves?
How to Clean Pet Stains on Concrete
How to Clean Pet Stains on Concrete
Do Geraniums Need Full Sun All Day?
Do Geraniums Need Full Sun All Day?
How to Take Care of Rock Rose Plants
How to Take Care of Rock Rose Plants
How to Embed Flowers Into Resin
How to Embed Flowers Into Resin
Garden Guides
×