Rose (Rosa)

Roses are widely considered the most beautiful flowers in the world.

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The flower is an integral part of innumerable stories, legends, myths, and legacies. People who do not know about any of its medicinal properties can still tell you about one undeniable property; a beautiful, red rose can invoke romantic feelings in even the hardest of hearts.
I’d rather have Roses on my table than diamonds on my neck. – Emma Goldman
Roses have been a symbol of love, beauty, even war and politics from way back in time. The variety, color and even number of Roses carry symbolic meanings. It is most popularly known as the flower of love, particularly the red ones.
Roses for the longest time have enjoyed the honor of being the most popular flowers in the world. The reason for popularity of the rose flower may be its wide variety in terms of color, size, fragrance and other attributes.
Roses have been the most popular choice of flowers for the purpose of gifting across the world. They also act as a great addition to home and office decor. A bunch of roses or even a single rose works wonders aesthetically and considerably enlivens a place. Besides fresh cut roses, artificial flowers like silk roses in different colors are also widely used as decoration.
Rose essential oil is made simply by extracting Rosa damascena, it contains several therapeutical compounds known to promote healing in the body.
Rose oil is known to improve depression, nourish skin and improve acne, enhance the libido and hormonal health because it reduces harmful stress levels
Ref. Dr Axe website