For those of you out there that get easily confused, or just have no clue what different colored roses mean then this is a simple guide for you.
Red Rose: A red rose is a symbol of love and romance, this should be given to someone that you are dating or want to date.
Pink Rose: While not as blatant as a red rose a pin rose can symbolize love, appreciation, and gratitude. A pink rose can either be given to a best friend or a lover.
White rose: white symbolizes purity and new beginnings. White roses can be given as a gesture to say I am thinking of you, they are often found at weddings, and other spiritual events such as a baptism.
Orange rose: Symbolizes passion
Yellow Rose: A yellow rose symbolizes health, friendship and general well being.
Purple Rose: A purple rose signifies mystery and could be given to either a potential love interest or a friend.