FAQ

Do you sell dozen red roses on 12redroses.org.uk?
No, we just provide you with information and pictures of many rose bouquets from all the online florist retailers. To purchase a bouquet, you must click the relevent ‘Order Now’ button and you will be redirected to the retailer’s website to place your order.
Do all the online florists offer free delivery?
Over 95% of online florists offer free next day delivery. There are a few retailers, however, that will charge a small fee for delivery.
Are grand prix red roses better than normal roses?
Grand prix red roses are high quality roses and have a different look to them. The rose petals are perfectly formed and these types of roses are pure luxury. They look stunning and certainly do not disappoint.
Does anyone sell ethically sourced red roses?
All the red roses from Arena Flowers are guaranteed to be sourced ethically.
Where do roses orignate from?
Roses actually originate from China and are grown all over the world. There are over 30,000 different varieties and has one of the largest family tree of any flower. The red rose is not only the symbol of England, it is also the symbol of love and passion. A dozen red roses are usually given on Valentine’s Day.
Should I remove the thorns?
No, unless you are holding them of course! If you remove the thorns, bacteria often get into the stem and cause the rose to die rather quickly.
How long should roses live for once in a vase?
If looked after correctly, they should last for at least a week, often longer. If your roses need reviving, try placing them in a vase of luke warm water up to their necks and they should spring back into life.
What day is Valentine’s Day on?
Valentine’s Day is on Sunday 14th February 2010.

Do you sell dozen red roses on 12redroses.org.uk?

No, we just provide you with information and pictures of many rose bouquets from all the online florist retailers. To purchase a bouquet, you must click the relevent ‘Order Now’ button and you will be redirected to the retailer’s website to place your order.

Do all the online florists offer free delivery?

Over 95% of online florists offer free next day delivery. There are a few retailers, however, that will charge a small fee for delivery.

Are grand prix red roses better than normal roses?

Grand prix red roses are high quality roses and have a different look to them. The rose petals are perfectly formed and these types of roses are pure luxury. They look stunning and certainly do not disappoint.

Does anyone sell ethically sourced red roses?

All the red roses from Arena Flowers are guaranteed to be sourced ethically.

Where do roses orignate from?

Roses actually originate from China and are grown all over the world. There are over 30,000 different varieties and has one of the largest family tree of any flower. The red rose is not only the symbol of England, it is also the symbol of love and passion. A dozen red roses are usually given on Valentine’s Day.

Should I remove the thorns?

No, unless you are holding them of course! If you remove the thorns, bacteria often get into the stem and cause the rose to die rather quickly.

How long should roses live for once in a vase?

If looked after correctly, they should last for at least a week, often longer. If your roses need reviving, try placing them in a vase of luke warm water up to their necks and they should spring back into life.

What day is Valentine’s Day on?

Valentine’s Day is on Thursday 14th February 2013.