Using flowers, specifically roses, to convey messages to loved ones has been a tradition established over several centuries. As time has gone on, people have found more ways to make the gift of flowers even more personal. Now, with Speaking Roses’ unique flower printer, you can add a third element to intensify the impact your gift of roses will have.
Not only do certain colors have different meanings, there are also meanings hidden in the number of roses exchanged between people. To make your expression of love have an even more powerful emotional response, we provide to you this guide to the significance of the quantity and colors of roses.
Meaning of Numbers:
1: Love at the first sight. The single rose depicts utmost devotion to a single person.
2: Mutual feelings of two people who are deeply in love.
3: Stand for the three words in the simple yet powerful message “I Love You.”
5: I love you very much.
6: I love you and miss you. Conveys the need to be loved and cherished.
7: I’m smitten by you.
9: We will be together as long as we live.
10: You are perfect.
11: You are my treasured one. To assure someone that they are truly and deeply loved.
12: Be mine. Suggests a steady relationship.
13: We will be forever friends. Also indicates that there is a secret admirer waiting to be discovered.
15: I’m very sorry. Please forgive me.
20: My feelings for you are truly sincere.
21: I’m committed to only you.
24: You’re always on my mind. Signifies that the loved one is thought of during all twenty-four hours of the day.
36: I’m head over heels in love with you. Also can mean remembrance of romantic moments shared.
40: My love for you is genuine.
44: I will love you forever. Pledge a constant and an unchanging love.
50: My love for you will live on forever.
99: I will love you till the day I die.
100: I want to grow old with you. Represents a century.
101: You’re my one and only.
108: Will you marry me?
365: I love you every single day. Speak of a love that will remain constant and true throughout every day of the year.
999: Our love knows no bounds. Signifies everlasting and eternal love.
Meaning of Colors:
Red: Love & affection, Romantic & Abiding Love, True Love, Desire, Courage & Passion, Courage & Passion
Dark Red: Deep passion, Readiness for a commitment, Unconscious beauty, dying love
Light pink: Gentleness, Joy & Grace, Admiration, Sympathy & Gentleness, Harmony & Warmth
Pink: Grace & Elegance, Admiration for beauty and refinement, Sweetness
Bright pink: Appreciation & Recognition, “Thank You”, Gratitude, Admiration
Lavender: Love at first sight, Regal majesty and splendor, Wonder & Impossibility
Purple: Enchantment & Magnetism, Opulence & Majesty
Blue: Mystery & Ambiguity, The impossible or The unattainable, “You are extraordinarily wonderful”, Mysterious beginnings of new things
White: Purity & Innocence, Reverence & Humility, Heavenly & Honor, Everlasting love, Marriages and New Beginnings, Remembrance
Yellow: Friendship and “I care”, unbridled joy, Promise of a new beginning, Gladness, Delight, Warmth, Good Luck, Welcome Back, Remember Me
Peach: Modesty, Closing of a new deal, Great cheer, Sincerity & Genuineness, Sympathy, Gratitude and Thankfulness
Orange: Fascination, Passion & Desire, Enthusiasm & Energy, Pride, “I am so proud of you”
Black: Farewell & Sorrow, Loss & Mortality, Death of Old habits, Beginning of new things or a journey, Courage & Resistance, Halloween
Now that you have this knowledge of the meanings of the colors and quantities of roses, combine it with a personalized embossed Speaking Roses message with one of our flower printers! Your loved one will never have received such a unique and thoughtful gift!
Please feel free to share with us your thoughts or interpretations, as well as experiences of giving or receiving flowers with these meaningful combinations.