all about roses pave rose bouquet

All About Roses: The Pavé Rose Bouquet

A pavé rose bouquet is a beautiful arrangement in which flowers, often roses, are designed in a tight, compact style in a low vase or other compact vessel to create a dense and cohesive look. The arrangement is often in the graceful shape of a dome. Their tightly arranged nature creates a bold and colorful impact. What a striking way to say “I love you!”

Pave Bouquet from Orchard Lane Flowers.

Our Orchard Lane Pavé Rose Arrangement is luxe, sleek, and sophisticated. With more than a dozen red roses arranged in a perfect dome and accented by a touch of seasonal greenery, the Pavé bouquet is a stunning way to tell someone you love them.

Though pronounced “pah-vay,” the word hints at its origins. The term "pavé" comes from the French word for "paved" or "cobblestoned," and in the context of floral design, it describes a style where the flowers are arranged closely together, resembling a paved surface.

A pavé rose arrangement uses roses cut to a uniform length. With floral foam, the roses are arranged in a compact manner so the entire surface of the bouquet appears filled with blooms and no gaps appear. This style of arrangement is lush and luxurious, making it a popular choice not only for Valentine’s Day but for weddings, special events, or centerpieces. Because they don’t take up a lot of vertical space, they are perfect to send to someone at the office, where they can enjoy them at their desk.

Pavé arrangements are similar to the Biedermeier-style flower arrangements that originated in Austria and Germany after World War I. This style arranges flowers in tight spiral or linear patterns.

Why Send Roses?

Roses have long been associated with love and romance, making them an iconic symbol of affection, particularly on Valentine's Day. This tradition can be traced back to ancient civilizations such as the Greeks and Romans, who revered roses as symbols of love and beauty. In Greek mythology, roses were created by Aphrodite, the goddess of love, and were often used to represent her beauty and passion.

The association between roses and love deepened during the Victorian Era, when flowers were used as a means of expressing emotions that weren’t spoken aloud. Roses, with their delicate petals and captivating fragrance, became the quintessential symbol of love and were exchanged as tokens of affection between lovers.

On Valentine's Day, the tradition of giving roses is a deeply rooted one. This holiday, dedicated to celebrating love and romance, sees millions of roses exchanged worldwide as gestures of love, admiration, and devotion. The red rose, in particular, has become synonymous with passionate love and desire, making it the quintessential Valentine's Day gift.

The beauty and elegance of roses, coupled with their timeless symbolism of love, make them the perfect expression of affection on Valentine's Day. Roses continue to enchant and captivate hearts, reaffirming their status as the ultimate symbol of love and romance.

Order your Pavé Rose Arrangement from Orchard Lane today.