Roses are known for their enchanting beauty and are one of the most popular flower The red rose has come to be the ultimate symbol/gift to express romantic love and Bravery.
What makes it special:
- One of the best flowering plants
- Provide year-round flowering.
- Perfect plant for outdoor garden and sunny balcony.
- Red rose is considered as a symbol of love, passion, beauty, courage and respect.
Note: The fragrance of Rose flowers depends on its variety and climatic conditions, hence this plant may or may not produce fragrant flower Roses are one of the most popular and beautiful woody perennial flowering shrubs of the genus Rosa, in the family Rosaceae.
The flowers are densely filled with petals, much like antique roses. The symbolism of rose colors is steeped in tradition. Roses inspired people over thousands of years to develop a language of color. Red rose is the symbol of love, romance also considered as beauty
Initial care for 1-2 weeks after receiving plant at your location:
- Keep the plant in Natural indirect bright Light.
- Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture.
- Apply 4 cup (Approx. 200 ml) water when top soil (1-2 inches) feels dry to touch.
- Do not re-pot for min. 2 weeks after receiving it.
- Roses are best known as ornamental plants
- Roses are used in landscapes
- Rose-covered arches
- Gods gift for decoration
Rose perfumes are made from attar of roses or rose oil, which is a mixture of volatile essential oils obtained by steam distilling the crushed petals of roses. An associated product is rose water which is used for cooking, cosmetics, medicine and in religious practices. The production technique originated in Persia then spread through Arabia and India, and more recently into eastern Europe. In Bulgaria, Iran and Germany, damask roses (Rosa × damascena 'Trigintipetala') are used. In other parts of the world Rosa × centifolia is commonly used. The oil is transparent pale yellow or yellow-grey in colour. 'Rose Absolute' is solvent-extracted with hexane and produces a darker oil, dark yellow to orange in colour. The weight of oil extracted is about one three-thousandth to one six-thousandth of the weight of the flowers; for example, about two thousand flowers are required to produce one gram of oil.
Rose hips are occasionally made into jam, jelly, marmalade, and soup or are brewed for tea, primarily for their high vitamin C content. They are also pressed and filtered to make rose hip syrup. Rose hips are also used to produce Rose hip seed oil, which is used in skin products and some makeup products.Medicine
The rose hip, usually from R. canina is used as a minor source of Vitamin C. The fruits of many species have significant levels of vitamins and have been used as a food supplement. Many roses have been used in herbal and folk medicines. Rosa chinensis has long been used in Chinese traditional medicine. This and other species have been used for stomach problems, and are being investigated for controlling cancer growth