Interesting uses of Roses

Interesting Uses of Roses

Roses, apart from being the beautiful, desirable, and pleasant flowers we see and love, have many intriguing uses. From culinary purposes to having aesthetic value, roses can be used in many diverse ways. Amazing, right? Let us dive right into it and discover the interesting uses of roses:

Medicine

Feeling a little under the weather? Worry no more! Rose petals can be infused with honey to help with your sore throat. Different species of roses also produce different fruits that contain vitamins. Rose tea is also a traditional way to relieve menstrual cramps and diarrhea.

Natural skin cleanser

Rose petals contain antioxidants that can help refresh your skin back to its glowing, radiant best. 

The best part is that you can easily make a skin cleanser from the comfort of your home. Mix one teaspoon of powdered rose petals with water to make a paste and add some honey. Gently massage the cleanser into your face and leave it be for a quarter an hour then wash it off.

Culinary

Roses can be incorporated into many meals and even drinks. Rose petals can be added to tea for flavor addition. Add rose water to yoghurt or whipped cream and thank me later! Roses can also be used to make jam, soup, and marmalade. You can also incorporate rose petals into your cupcake frosting or salad.

Perfume

What better way to build a good first impression than through a pleasant scent? Many perfumes you use are made from oil, which is made from rose petals. Rose petals can also be used to add fragrance to your unmentionables. Simply add dried petals to a paper envelope, seal it and slip it in your drawer. Simple and effective, right? You can also put your rose petals to use by making a homemade potpourri to freshen up your home.

Beauty

The aesthetic value that roses possess cannot be overstated. Their simple and elegant look is simply a sight to behold. Want to spice things up a bit around your house? Rose flowers are a great way to do just that. Planning a graceful event like a wedding or graduation party? Be sure to put a bunch of roses on display. Rose flowers, being a symbol of love and romance, are also known to relieve stress and depression and to lighten up the mood.

In conclusion, roses can be incorporated into various areas of your life. As discussed, we have seen how rose flowers interesting uses in our day to day have lives. Their uses are diverse and beneficial as illustrated above. Be sure to try out some of them and enhance your meals, your health, and your relationships. Enjoy! 

In conclusion, propagation of rose flowers is advantageous especially if you want your flowers to mature faster. I mean, who wants to wait for seeds to germinate when you can just propagate? Follow this step by step instructions to propagating rose flowers and thank me later.  Super easy, super-fast!