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Best Rose Poems

Below are the all-time best Rose poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of rose poems written by PoetrySoup members

Premium Member Violin
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Categories: death, love, rose,


This is not a poem about a rose
Nor a poem, about diligence and beauty
Today, I sit and stare at the walls
Walls, that bare the...

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Categories: rose, absence, allusion, death, depression,

Premium Member A Winter Rose - A Sonnet
I walk through the glistening virgin snow
That covers the sorrow of autumn’s death 
Where I find on a bush a frozen rose  
Its beauty...

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Categories: rose, winter,

Premium Member Where The White Rose Blooms
The single white rose captured the old gardener's attention,
He lovingly cared for it, like it was his own grand-daughter,
The roses were just like family and...

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Categories: rose, death, funeral, garden, heaven,

Premium Member Wild Love
The blackberry's love for the garden rose
Brought down the gardener's wrath.
The blackberry sensed the danger
As he wended the garden path.

" A love so true as...

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Categories: garden, love, rose, sweet,

Creeping Roses
Tender tendrils climb the wall
Up towards the sky
Past the latticed windows tall
Clinging on from high.

Then in springtime buds in red
Pout with lips apart
Inhibitions they all...

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Categories: rose,

Premium Member Roses Roses Roses

In all her glory, dawn has burst forth,

With a slight glow of early morning brightness

I sit in the bower, listening to birds in concert

And admire...

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Categories: red, rose,

Premium Member Breath To Breath

They say, to mend an injured heart, move on,
          And thus, I've done so, time-and-time-again,

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Categories: rose, analogy, lost love, metaphor,

The Flower -part one-
“A Flowers Wilt”	

Witness the small existence 
that abides the beauty of-----------
Freelancers all around,
Just to get a good look.

A baneful abrasion, the flower took
It captivates you...

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Categories: rose, art, beauty, birth, care,

Premium Member Dark Roses
Dark red was the bouquet in white gloved hands
foreshadowing the scarlet stains of dread.
If yellow be the rose of Texas land
why not give her the...

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Categories: history, rose, violence,

Sonnet 28 'I Think I Know the Name of Purity'
I think I know the Name of Purity,
It is Your Name -- it holds clear water well!
A Chalice carved almost to shattering,
A white rose, that...

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Categories: rose, for her, innocence, integrity,

A Rose In The Heather.
So still and beautiful lays the rose in the heather,
Lifeless and dying, given to bring you happiness,
So fragile is this rose laying in heather,
Slowly withering...

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Categories: rose, loss, lost love, nostalgia,

Premium Member The Moon, The Swan, The Rose
The Moon, The Swan, The Rose

I see an enchanted image that you’ve never dreamed of
With reflections twinkling while dancing on wave drops
Of a dreamy blue...

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Categories: beautiful, bird, moon, rose,

The Special Rose
She sits and rocks, so gently back and forth
Her chin leaning heavily on her chest.
In her hands she cradles, one flat waxed rose
And sighs as...

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Categories: rose, grandparents, lonely, love, old,

Premium Member High Bred Reality
     Soul progress
     back field in motion
The guff
     Chose, chose, live grow leave!...

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Categories: rose, childhood, faith, family, father,

Premium Member The Bluest Rose
To one who stands alone my long gaze goes.
How dignified she poses here, and quite
unique and lovely is the bluest rose!

Apart from where one very...

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Categories: blue, rose,

Premium Member Sweet Deathly Rose
Oh, mild flower I chanced to meet,
A ruby red, yet so discreet.
She'd never seen a hue my blue.
Sweet deathly rose that I once knew.

Her fragrance...

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Categories: friendship, loss, me, rose,

Premium Member By Any Other Name
If love could have a color, I suppose
it wouldn’t be just any common shade.
I’d name it for the colors of the rose.
In heaven’s hues this...

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Categories: love, rose,

Premium Member Knowing She Sees How Deeply She Is Missed
Knowing She Sees How Deeply She Is Missed
(Tribute To That Greatest Of Love, A Mother's)

Blue-cold morns rising to light a fire
mother, cooked on wood stove...

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Categories: devotion, love, romance, rose,

An Inspired Rose
Shall we guilty claim
a rose, as her beauties rain?
when suppressing her prickles
floods of her blood
bedew her roots
absorbed in grace.

Shall we banish beaming scents
of a rose...

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Categories: rose, appreciation, beauty, blessing, inspiration,

Premium Member Death Said To The Rose
Who bade your life to live as such
pervading hearts with perfumed nose?
As down thy petals tempt the touch
when all for passions sake you're chose.

With lifetimes...

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Categories: death, rose,

Premium Member The Sounds Of A Rose

The Red Rose speaks softly
	with velvety smoothness, it beckons me
	come, hear my song of gladness
	as I sing a lullaby

The Yellow Rose...

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Categories: flower, rose,


Lavish luscious liaison
Orchestrated obsession
Nocturnal nebulae
Gifted graceful gallantry

Secluded sanctuary
Tiffany telltale turtledoves
Effervescent ecstacy
Metaphysical mascarade
Magically manipulated mandolin
Erotic entanglement 
Delectable daredevil demigods

Rhythmic romance rhapsody
Openhearted opulence
Secret sensuous seduction  

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Categories: rose, flower, lust, night, romantic

Premium Member How A Blue Rose Came to Be
Once upon a time, many years ago,
There was a sweet and lovely -  red, red Irish rose,
That was plucked prematurely, from the garden vine;

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Categories: death, imagination, love, rose,

The Rose
Once bloomed a rose so young and fair
With dark brown eyes and long black hair

Beside her be a tall dark tree
Whose branches stretch to smother...

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Categories: rose, angst, daughter, death, depression,