Metaphysical Properties of Dried Red Rose Buds and Stems
Official Name: Rosa damascena
Deity: Astarte, the Greek goddess of sex, war, and fertility
Metaphysical Powers: Love, Lust, Innocence, Confidence, Trust, Divination, Healing, Truth, Romance, Sexuality, Luck , Protection Against the Evil Eye or Jealousy, Psychic Love Matters, Honoring Venus, Joy, Peace, Happiness, Dreams, Aphrodisiac, Healing the Root Chakra.
Folklore and Uses
Historically it is a charm for treating victims of lightning strike burns. It involves crushing roses and purslane together to make a poultice.
Since roses contain a large dose of vitamin C and can reduce redness, it stands to reason it would look quite magical to the time's healers.
Rosebuds can be used as a pendulum to divine secrets, love relationships, and issues of forgiveness, fidelity, and friendship.
These are all-natural deep red roses that have been dehydrated; they have a 6" stem still on them. They can be used as dried floral arrangements for crafts, arts, or hobby projects. They can also be used as offerings during rituals or ceremonies.
Dark red roses symbolize unconscious beauty. They are a bold expression of love, and yet they are captivating and enigmatic. Dark red roses say it all. The deep color symbolizes intense feelings and helps them overcome barriers that they face while communicating.