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What are Vintage roses and Memory Lane roses supposed to look like?
Vintage and memory lane roses have an aged look to them. This often means that the outer petals are slightly brown on the edges, this is perfectly normal.
Fri, 29 Sep, 2017 at 10:12 AM
What are guard petals?
Guard petals are the petals on the outside of a rose. They often have a brown or green edge. These are kept on in transit to protect the rose so they do not...
Wed, 16 May, 2018 at 12:40 PM
My roses are brown around the edges
The variety of rose included in your gift has outer petals which protect the rose bud on its journey from the grower to your door. These outer ‘guard’ petal...
Thu, 28 Sep, 2017 at 11:02 AM
My roses look sad, what can I do?
Please make sure that you have removed the outer petals of the rose also known as guard petals. These can be brown around the edges. Sometimes the roses can...
Tue, 26 Jan, 2021 at 12:55 PM