Not sure which roses send the right impression? Use this guide to help
you determine which size is just right.
The challenge with presenting pictures of rose arrangements on the web (or
any other flower arrangements for that matter) is that it's difficult to convey
size since each design thumbnail appears nearly the same. This comparison guide
shows relative size and height
difference between Avante Gardens Florist rose arrangement selections so you can
choose the one best suited for your gift.
We offer 5 versions of one dozen roses - in a variety of colors:
Of course, we also offer roses in half dozens, two dozens, three dozens and
contemporary styles. Visit our
Roses category for a
The chart below gives measurements for standard stem lengths:
|Often described as
||Length in centimeters
||Length in inches
||Bud size* |
|Sweetheart or Petite Roses
||Buds are generally 1/2 inch diameter and approx. 1 inch high |
|Short Stem Roses sometimes labeled 'medium stem'
||Buds are generally 1inch in diameter and 1.5 - 2 inches high |
|Medium Stem Roses
||Buds are generally 1 inch in diameter and 1.5 - 2 inches high |
|Longstem or Long Stem Roses
||Buds are generally 1.5 inches in diameter and 2 - 2.5 inches high |
|Premium Longstem or Longstem Roses
||70 - 80 cm
||27.5 inches and up
||Buds are generally 2 inches in diameter and 2.5 - 3 inches high |
* Bud sizes and flower heights will vary between varieties and colors. We recommend you contact
us direct for specific details about specific availablities.