In some cultures, blue roses traditionally signify a mystery, or attaining the impossible, or never ending quest for the impossible. They are believed to be able to grant the owner youth or grant wishes. Historically, this symbolism derives from the rose's meaning in the language of flowers common in Victorian times. Blue roses also convey inner feelings of love at first sight, being enchanted by something or someone.

World's first blue roses after 20 years of research

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The Colour Thesaurus - alternate words for all colours in this link. Beautiful for art and writing.

The Color Thesaurus

Ingrid Sundberg, a writer and children's book illustrator, created a very useful infographic chart for anyone struggling with color names. The writer says that she loves to collect words that can help give her stories variety and depth.

Color Study of Lavender and Purple Roses by Harvest Roses - http://www.harvestwholesale.com Cool Water, Cool Paris, Blueberry, Rock Fire, Ocean Song, Purple Haze, Amnesia, Silverston, Moody Blues, Queen of the Night, Deep Purple, Lady Moon, Nautica, Nuage

Purple Rose Study by Flirty Fleurs. Roses provided by Harvest Roses Wholesale, NYC. Love me some purple roses

The Color Thesaurus for Writers and Designers from Ingrid’s Notes. The color blocks represent white, tan, yellow, orange, red, pink, purple, blue, green, brown, gray and black. Really interesting blog...

The Color Thesaurus for Writers and Designers from Ingrid’s Notes. The color blocks represent white, tan, yellow,…

sorry for the long post; The purple is called purple shirt of sex!!SHERLOCK!!! Also the pink is called a study in pink!

If Fandoms were allowed to rename all of the colors in a box of crayons. I'm such a nerd. "Green is not a creative color" *shudders*

Have you ever found a picture of a bouquet and wondered, "What is that flower?"  Here is a collection of flower names sorted by color.  A few bouquet examples are at the bottom and some non-tradi...

Flower names by Color

Flower ideas to incorporate into design. Have you ever found a picture of a bouquet and wondered, "What is that flower?" Here is a collection of flower names sorted by color. A few bouquet examples are at the bottom and some non-tradi.

Purples by patsy

From looking at these different shades of purple, I can easily compare them with different shades of red to see which looks best for my colour scheme. My favourites are Fig and Plum.

Burgundy Smoke Bush (for foliage/texture)

Smoke Bush (cotinus coggygria) Royal Purple - Trees and Shrubs - Gardening - Suttons Seeds and Plants

Find the perfect lavender flowers for your wedding at FiftyFlowers.com

Find the perfect lavender flowers for your wedding at FiftyFlowers! With a soft and graceful pastel tone, lavender brings a sweetness and bright virtue to any bridal look

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