The "Tudor rose" symbolizes the union of the two houses that fought each other in the Wars of the Roses. The white rose was the symbol for the house of York; the red rose was the symbol for the house of Lancaster.
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Choosing the Red and White Roses in the Temple Garden, 1910 Giclee Print by Henry Payne
Crowned Tudor rose - Life during the House of Tudor
The national fower of England is the rose. The flower has been adopted as England's emblem since the time of The Wars Of The Roses - civil wars (1455-1485) between the royal house of Lancaster (whose emblem was a red rose) and the royal house of York (whose emblem was a white rose).
This Bookshelf Vase Keeps a Rose Next To The Wars of the Roses
This Bookshelf Vase Keeps a Rose Next To The Wars of the Roses... These ultra-thin ceramic vases are designed to stack amongst the books on your shelf so you can keep a rose next to The Wars of the Roses, a daisy next to Please Don't Eat the Daisies, or an orchid next to Wild Orchids. Available for $33 here... http://www.assiston.co.jp/?item=2325
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Some of the most prominent historical figures have been British, from William Shakespeare to Charles Dickens to Henry VIII and Winston.
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How To Grow Ranunculus
Often referred to as the rose of the spring, these tender bloomers need extra protection from cold temperatures, but if carefully tended, they will produce an abundance of lush, textural blooms throughout the later half of spring.
Thomas the train cakes photo with Thomas, Percy and James running on the train track from out from the tunnels.
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The official site of author and historian Alison Weir, featuring news of upcoming events and book releases along with exclusive content from Alison herself.
The Tudor Rose, combining the white rose of the House of Lancaster with the red rose of the House of York, through the marriage of Elizabeth of Lancaster and Henry VII (York).
Healed shot of my Rebel Alliance tattoo with a traditional rose filler. Done by Mitch Love, Westside Tattoo, Brisbane, Australia.
Healed shot of my Rebel Alliance tattoo with a traditional rose filler. Done by Mitch Love, Westside Tattoo, Brisbane, Australia. Dyer Spencer I found your nex tattoo
Learn how to pipe a beautiful buttercream rose to put on your cake or cupcakes. With practice, your roses will have the just-picked look of real fresh garden rose. Click to watch this video tutorial! #cakedecoratingtechniques #rosegardening