Rose flowers, with over 120 or so varieties have been the ultimate choice for any kind of occasion, be it a birthday, anniversary, and most popularly, the Valentine’s Day.
The botanical name for rose is ‘Rosa’. Rose, is mostly native to Asian countries, with some of its varieties belonging to Europe, North America and north-west Africa. They have wide range of shades to select from: red, pink, peach, white, coral, orange, purple, yellow and many more.
Roses have always been in demand for their beauty and their sweet fragrance. They have always been the most favored flower to symbolize any relation be it ever-lasting love or friendship. Decorations and bouquets are incomplete without roses.
The vase life for a typical rose is between 4 and 7 days, depending on its variety.
The rose plant should be grown in a well-drained soil with full sunlight. Rose plants require pruning on regular basis, to facilitate more growth of flowers.
Roses also find their usage in medicines, essential oils, perfumes and cosmetics, and they have a soothing effect on mind and body.