Red roses are definitely my favorite. They speak to me of passion, romance,and Spanish flamenco dancers! They are definitely the most popular Valentine's Day roses.
I especially like the deep red varieties, such as Birthday Present and Red Planet.
Find out more about the meaning of red roses with our full article!
One dozen red roses is the traditional way to show love. One dozen yellow, peach or coral roses just doesn't have the same effect. Unfortunately, the roses you buy in a florists shop are not particularly fragrant. They have been bred to have long stems, perfect form and color, not for their scent.
To give someone these lovely plants signifies many things, among them...
Below are thumbnail links to pictures of red roses. Click on any that take your fancy to see a larger image, and a short description. More red rose pictures are added on a regular basis, so do check back from time to time.
If you require a larger size to download to your computer,(optimised for use as wallpaper,) then please
visit the Roses Wallpaper page.You will find a selection of rose pictures there.