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  1. 1. It should be no surprise to learn that if you are a lover of flowers, particularly the rose, you have the option of purchasing them in gold karat. If youre looking for a 14K gold rose versus one made of 24 karats, youre out of luck. The 14K gold rose doesnt exist in the world of rose gold website
  2. 2. Gold roses are only made with 24k gold as the gold has to be pure (24kgold is a soft and pure metal) in order to plate it on each rose As it turnsout, a 14K gold rose is just not as pure as it needs to be In addition,there are other metals in it so as to make it hard All in all, in order forgold plated roses to come out looking like they do, they go through arigorous 40 step process, but once complete, youre left with amagnificent one-of a kind rose to cherish forever When it comes togiving flowers on special occasions, the rose is usually the flower ofchoice
  3. 3. Their popularity as gifts for anniversaries, birthday, weddings, andmothers day, cant even compare to other flower species The next timeone of these occasions pop up, take a look at purchasing a 24K gold roseinstead of the real thing; prices, after all, are competitive and a 24K goldrose will last a lifetime In addition, unlike the real thing, a 24K gold rosedoesnt come with any prickly thorns on its stem thats a win, win allaround According to fossil evidence, the rose plant has been around for35 million years And, throughout history, roses have been used ineverything from medicine to cosmetics
  4. 4. Roses are described in ancient literature as feeding the body, the soul,and the spirit Rose oil in Persia, was made from damask roses becauseof their strong scent; it was traded around the world and was highlysought after Rose scented olive oils were used in perfumes found inGreece so as to keep away illness and bless the dead In the 13thcentury, the very first apothecary rose, called the R Gallica officinalis,was found, and was part of an industry found in the city of Provins,France
  5. 5. This particular rose was used in a wide variety of powders, jellies, andoils and was believed to cure an array of illnesses In the world of art, therose company website flower has also been extremely significantThrough many centuries, this beautiful flower has gone on to inspiremany an artist As far back as 2000 BC, roses have appeared inpaintings In the design of carpets and paintings in Persia, roses havealways played an important role
  6. 6. In the 16th century, Dutch painters featured roses in their oil paintings,thus making them extremely popular The most famous rose painter of alltime was Pierre-Joseph Redoute; the French Empress Josephine,commissioned him to paint more than 170 of her roses found in herextensive gardens In many a framed print today, reproductions ofRedoutes botanical art can still be found With its long history and
  7. 7. popularity, its no surprise that the rose has gone on to be immortalized ina precious metal like 24K gold Not only do we want roses in our gardensand on our walls, but we want to be able to treasure them in a way thatreplicates the succulent bouquets made up in flower shops
  8. 8. A 24K gold rose is undoubtedly a wonderful homage to these dazzlingflora Copyright Shelley Vassall, 2010 Contact the author to obtainpermission for republication
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