Roses. The rose is the national flower of England. The English rugby team have a red rose as their logo and their nick name is the ‘Red Roses’. Roses also appear in the English football teams logo. . War of the Roses.
The English rugby team have a red rose as their logo and their nick name is the ‘Red Roses’.
Roses also appear in the English football teams logo.
Henry VII introduced the Tudor rose, combining a red rose, representing the House of Lancaster, and a white rose, representing the House of York, as a symbol of unity after the English civil wars of the 15th century which, long after, came to be called the Wars of the Roses.
Roses appear in artwork, textiles, pottery, clothing and home ware from past and present.
Traditional English gardens will contain roses and some will be devoted entirely to growing roses.
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Red - Love
Pink – Thanks
Purple – Gentility and grace
Peach - Sociability
White – New start
Yellow – Friendship
Black – Death
This old-fashioned looking "William And Catherine" rose, which opens in a gentle apricot colour before fading to white, was launched at the Chelsea Flower Show in 2011.
The Paul McCartney rose.
As dramatic as its namesake, the Liz Taylor Rose is a shocking pink hybrid tea rose with darker edges.
Roses named after famous English people.