Roses come in a wide variety of colors like red, pink, purple, and more. Did you know that the different colors convey different meanings? This is important when you purchase roses because you don’t want to send the wrong message with your flowers. Let’s explore the different hues and find out the meaning behind these beautiful colors.

Red Roses

The most well- known flower in the world, red roses from Ecuador are a traditional symbol of love. These flowers can convey deep feelings of love, beauty, and perfection. A dark red rose can be used to express regret as well as unconscious beauty. When it comes to red roses, the number of flowers matters. The most popular number is 12, which is used to say, “I love you.”

Pink Roses

There are a lot of different hues of Ecuadorian pink roses. In general, these flowers convey happiness, gratefulness, and admiration. Light pink roses can be given to young children as symbols of sweetness and innocence. Darker blooms express gratitude and appreciation.

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White Roses

White roses are the ultimate sign of innocence and purity. This makes them the perfect flower for weddings as a symbol of new beginnings. These flowers can also be used to show sympathy and spirituality.

White roses - Rose colors and their meaning

Yellow Roses

Overall, the color yellow brings up happy, sunny feelings. When it comes to yellow roses, they’re perfect as a symbol of friendship. Unlike other Ecuadorian roses, these flowers don’t convey romantic intentions. That makes giving yellow roses ideal when you want to show a friend that you care.

Yellow roses - Rose colors and their meaning

Orange Roses

When you give someone orange roses, you’re showing them your passion for them. This color invokes fiery feelings, like desire, energy, and a sense of fascination. Although they aren’t as common as red roses, these flowers rival them as a symbol of romance.

Lavender Roses

If you experience love at first sight, then the lavender rose is perfect for you. These enchanting flowers show your eagerness to start and grow a new relationship. Lavender Ecuadorian roses have also been used by royalty to convey a sense of majesty and splendor.

Orange & lavender roses - Rose colors and their meaning

At Sense Ecuador, we have a gorgeous selection of Ecuadorian roses available in many different colors. So no matter what you want to say, we have you covered. Explore all of our long stem roses and preserved roses today.

While you’re on our website, you can also discover other amazing Ecuadorian products. You might find the perfect gift for a friend, like our hand-embroidered shirts. Or if you’re looking for a taste of something different, take a look at our gourmet spreads and seasonings. No matter what you need, you’ll find it at Sense Ecuador.

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The meaning behind the number of roses you give in a bouquet
Feelings are meant to be expressed, and we all know that there are infinite ways to do it. What we can't deny is that some of these are more universal than others. You can externalize your fondness with a hug or display your affection with a kiss. The meanings behind these actions are known worldwide.

The meaning behind the number of roses you give in a bouquet

The same thing happens with gifts. A present is usually a materialization of the emotions that exist in your heart for someone in particular. Giving the right object that reveals what you feel is very important for everyone. So when it comes down to choosing the perfect item for a special occasion, you can never go wrong with the classics. Chocolate and jewelry are perfect exemplars of elegant gifts that say “I love you”, but neither of them manifests romance and passion like roses. These flowers are perfect to convey the word love.

The power of giving roses

The power of giving roses

When you give a present, you are not only communicating what you feel for someone else. You are also saying a lot about your personality. These acts influence the perception that others have about you. Studies have shown that flowers create instant delight to those who receive them. People who send these flowers are commonly viewed as happy, caring, emotionally intelligent and even courageous. Why? Well, roses are extremely beautiful, elegant, soft and have a pleasing aroma. They are perfect to make your statement when you fall in love.

Roses and their meanings

Roses and their meanings

Roses come in a wide variety of colors and they mean different things. It’s important to acknowledge them when choosing a bouquet as a present. You want to express what you feel with the right color and number. Number? Yes! The number of roses in a bouquet also has various implications. If you don’t know what these are, we have the perfect guide for you.



















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Sense Ecuador<sup>®</sup> in the final stage of DHL’s challenge: Export to the World

DHL Express, the world's leading logistics company, with more than 30 years of experience in Ecuador, has partnered up with IMPAQTO to invite small and medium-sized Ecuadorian companies to participate in the first edition of the DHL Export to the World Challenge.

Export to the World Challenge

Export to the World Challenge

DHL’s objective with this initiative has been to encourage the development of new business proposals in Ecuador that have a social contribution, meet the needs of current and potential customers and that can be anchored to its economic chain adding value to it.

The “Export to the World Challenge” has encouraged entrepreneurs from all around Ecuador to subscribe and to express their ideas and motivations. It has also created a window to promote the projects of these local entrepreneurs towards the rest of the world. In order to publicize their business models and participate for a recognition that helps them consolidate their projects locally and internationally.

Export to the World Challenge

Ecuador is a country with a lot of potential. According to Edith Villavicencio, general manager of DHL Express Ecuador, this country is the one with most entrepreneurship in Latin America. 1 in 3 adults aim to create their own business before turning 45 years old.

With 347 subscriptions, Sense Ecuador® has recently been listed as one of the final 10 companies in the Exporters category of the Export to the World Challenge. This demonstrates the potential that its business model has and the quality of the premium products they offer. Their commitment of reducing distances by sending a piece of Ecuador straight to their consumer’s doorstep with a single click has been well recognized and appreciated.

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2 thoughts on “Rose colors and their meaning

  1. You got me when you said that red roses symbolize love and can convey deep feelings of perfection and beauty. My brother is planning to propose to his girlfriend of 7 years next week. He wants to have flowers delivered to her girlfriend’s office as part of his surprise, and he wants her to feel how much he loves her.

    1. Thank you for contacting us, Sharon. We are happy to know about your brother’s plans. We would be honored to be part of them. Please check our roses here: You can get a 15% discount using the promo code: OOPSVALENTINE until 02/28/2019.