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Meaning of a Peach Rose

By Kelly Shetsky ; Updated September 21, 2017

Roses are symbolic flowers because they each have their own meaning and convey a message. That's why they are such popular gifts. Peach roses are a close cousin to the orange rose and were developed sometime in the mid-20th century. This was a popular time for rose breeders to create new techniques to increase the pigment in rose hybrids. Orange roses now range from deep orange to corals and peach tones. People who receive peach roses should stand up with pride.


Peach roses express sincerity and admiration. Give them to someone you look up to, such as a mentor or teacher.


Peach roses also convey friendship and sociability. They send the message "Let's get together."

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Pale peach roses symbolize something different than their darker counterparts. They stand for modesty.


Include peach roses in a funeral bouquet or send them to someone in times of despair. They convey your sympathy.


Use peach roses if you want to close a deal with a colleague. They are also a great way to say thank you because they symbolize appreciation and gratitude.


About the Author


Based in New York State, Kelly Shetsky started writing in 1999. She is a broadcast journalist-turned Director of Marketing and Public Relations and has experience researching, writing, producing and reporting. She writes for several websites, specializing in gardening, medical, health and fitness, entertainment and travel. Shetsky has a Bachelor of Arts in communications from Marist College.