Also Known as: Rosa spp (centifolia, gallica, _and damascena_ are the most common varieties), Provence Rose, French Rose, Cabbage Rose, Red Rose, and Pink Rose.
Farming Type: Organic
These are the tiny rosebuds from the wonderful cabbage rose known as Rosa centifolia. Centifolia refers to the many petals these roses have; up to one hundred per blossom is not uncommon. Rosa centifolia, the rose that produces Rose Boutons, is classified as a hybrid rose. The canes of the rose droop over, and especially so when the rose is in bloom, because of the weight of the rose flowers. This particular kind of rose is also grown widely in Grasse, France, where perfume companies are located. The essential oil of this rose is often used in the making of perfumes when the light, sweet distinctive scent is needed.
In magick, Roses are ruled by Venus and Water. They are sacred to Hathor, Eros, Demeter, Isis, Adonis and Aurora. It has many uses, including healing, love and improving psychic ability. It combines very well with Orange peel to create an herbal bath to increase psychic ability. Or you can create an incense adding Rosemary, Rose petals and Jasmine to attract new love for yourself! Use Pink Roses for long lasting true love and red roses for hot lusty love!
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