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Of course a pure black rose does not exist in nature, these are the closest you can get. They're very dark and are created by using blue dye and a large headed red Naomi rose that results in the most stunningly almost black bloom. If you wish to send a more natural black (dark burgundy) rose check our our Black Baccara Roses.
Please note... The dye process will tend to turn the leaves blue and dry to the touch, this is normal and is just part of the dyeing process.
The magic of black roses has attracted our attention throughout the ages, the very colour inspires a powerful feeling of mystical expectation, the very essence of a black rose appears to originate from an unattainable, improbable and unnatural world and it's meaning differs significantly, depending on how they are perceived.
For some, black roses represent tragic love, while for others, they symbolize deep and pure devotion. When gifted to a loved one, a black rose is indicative of a devotion that is deep and rare as the flower itself.
A black rose is known to mean the end of something, which could be a relationship, an idea, or a career. So when sent to a lover, a single black rose could symbolize the death of that relationship.
Rebirth and Rejuvenation:
Black roses often are associated with a new beginning and rebirth representing the end of old habits or the end of an era which paves the way for a new beginning.
Revenge and Hatred:
Black roses are also a symbol of hatred and revenge. When sent to an enemy, it is representative of the feeling of vengeance.
Resistance and Courage:
Protestation or resistance, as well as courage and strength, are some other meanings attached to this unique rose.
Death and Mourning:
The black color has always been associated with death and the dark side of human nature. So, the conventional meaning of a black rose is death and mourning or bereavement. So, this rare flower does also symbolizes sadness and farewell.
Choose to enhance your bouquet and switch one rose for another colour of your choice from our full range.
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