What do the Different Rose Colors Mean?

We’ve all heard that red roses mean love but what about yellow, white, blue or pink?  Are they also appropriate for a wedding?  Absolutely!  This is your wedding and the order of the day…anything you want!


But, if you’re looking for the special meaning behind roses, here is a quick breakdown of what each rose color traditionally means:

Red – I love you or unconscious beauty.

White – Purity, Innocence, Silence, Secrecy, Reverence, Humility, Youthfulness, “I am worthy of you”, Heavenly.

Pink – Appreciation, “Thank you”, Grace, Perfect Happiness, Admiration, Gentleness, “Please Believe Me”

Yellow – Joy, Gladness, Friendship, Delight, Promise of a new beginning.

Lavender – Love at first sight, Enchantment.

Thorn-less Rose – Love at first sight.

Red Rosebuds – Symbol of purity.

Which rose color is your favorite?  Regardless of style or color, we can help you choose the perfect flowers for your wedding.


Flowers for Your Wedding Colors

Having provided flowers for Milwaukee and Waukesha weddings for over 50 years, here at Bel Aire Flowers we know how important it is to have the bouquets fit your color scheme. Many brides think that their only choice is white flowers, especially if they have chosen unusual wedding colors.

Whether you have wedding colors of pinks and reds, blues and greens, or even blacks and grays, there are plenty of flowers for you to choose from. There’s also a growing trend towards metallic tones for wedding colors.

Blue and Silver Flowers

When we work with you on your wedding flowers, we can offer you a wide range of creative options. Adding in decorative touches, such as crystals or other jewel styles can also allow your flowers to catch the light and really stand out.

We also know that budgets can vary, so we offer a variety of ways to keep your wedding costs affordable. Whether you choose rental vases and card boxes, or something else, we have ways to make your wedding dollars stretch.

To get started, get in touch with us to arrange a free consultation today!