Day 173/365 - On Rose
One of the most famous flowers, in the Rose family like Hawthorn, is the Rose itself.
Rose (Rosa spp - centifolia) has long served as a symbol of love and affection among many cultures.
- Ask forgiveness
- Opens heart, comforts
- Grief, PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder), broken hearts
- As a drink (tea, brandy, wine, elixir), aromatherapy, bath
P.S. Did you know the wild rose had 5-petals but has been bred to have many more in the modern varieties?