One of the most iconic flowers in history belongs in this category and that is the red rose. In cultures across the world, red roses are seen as a symbol of love and passion.
There are a number of other species that also include red roses, from delicate anemone to the robust spray carnation.
A flower for seduction, romance and danger, red is a powerful and bold colour statement. When you want to make your feeling crystal clear to someone, choose a bouquet of red flowers to really get your message heard.
Red flowers by botanical name and common name:
Alstroemeria, Peruvian Lily
Anigozanthus, Kangaroo Paw
Anthurium, Painter’s Palette
Aranthera, Scorpion Orchid
Arachnis, Spider Orchid
Gomphrena, Globe amaranth
Hypericum, St John’s Wort
Ixia, African Corn Lily
Kniphofia, Red hot poker
Leucadendron, Safari Sunset
Leucospermum, Pincushion Protea
Paphiopedilum orchid, Slipper orchid