Red Rose Day
About Red Rose Day
When is Red Rose Day? This holiday is always celebrated on June 12
Red Rose Day is a time to enjoy and appreciate America’s favorite flower…..the red rose. A red rose signifies love. A June setting for Red Rose Day is very appropriate, as this is by far the most popular month for weddings. And, they are in bloom in the gardens across America this month. So, celebrate this June 12 holiday by enjoying the beauty of America’s favorite flower.
In addition to being the most popular cut flower, roses are also the most popular flower in flower beds and around the foundation of houses, garages, and sheds. They are easy to grow, producing a bounty of sweet-scented flowers from June up to the first frost.
Did you know? Each rose color sends a different meaning to the recipient. Make sure you send the right message. Rose colors and their meaning
How to Celebrate Red Rose Day
Here are some ideas on how to celebrate this holiday:
- Buying red roses for someone special or for yourself.
- Planting roses around your yard. Buy Rose Bushes
- Learn more on how to grow roses
“We can complain because the rose bush has thorns, or rejoice because the thorn bush has roses.” – – Abraham Lincoln
History and Origin of Red Rose Day
There are many scattered days on the calendar proclaiming Red Rose Day. June 12th is by far the most common date for this day. And, it’s logical, as roses are in full bloom in June.
We did not find any information on the creation of this day in the U.S. This holiday may have been imported from Australia. The Cystic Fibrosis foFoundationn Australia holds a Red Rose Day and Red Rose Week. The day varies each year.
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