make your own real rainbow roses
make your own real rainbow roses make your own real rainbow roses
dec 16, 2012

make your own real rainbow roses

rainbow rose



the rainbow rose is an artificially colored rose that exploits the flower’s natural processes of drawing water up the stem. through splitting the stem in equal parts and dipping each splinter in water with different food dyes the petals become multicolored. other than roses, cut flowers such as chrysanthemum, carnation, hydrangea and some species of orchids are also able to be manipulated in this way.



the method exploits the flower’s natural processes



through splitting the stem in equal parts and dipping each splinter in water with different food dyes the petals become multicoloredimage © john beatty





a video showing how to make the rainbow roses
video courtesy maggie din
  • waycool

    dbkii says:
  • Try this !

    Sharese says:
  • this flower is so pretty i love it and i am going to go get a tat of it right now đŸ™‚

    heather says:
  • Dear Customer Service Representative

    My name is Yuki. I am Japanese.

    I would like to use to Mr.John Beatty’s picture( at my blog.

    May I use?

    my english is not good. so I am sorry.

    Please answer me.

    Yuki Igarashi

    Yuki Igarashi says:
    • dear yuki,

      please send your request with details
      to the photographer directly.

      thank you for your interest,

      all the best,
      designboom team

      lara db says:
  • Thats cool u should make more videos

    Rose says:
  • please advise how to contact the photographer about using his rainbow rose picture. thanks

    Trisha says:
  • rosas coloridas como fazer

    luiza says:
  • I want to make one !!!!!!! :/

    Jazmin!:) says:
  • It looks amazing đŸ™‚

    Kayla ^.^ says:
  • hi from lebanon a live in the mountain ,this type flowers can live in the mountain in 1000 m elevation??
    and can you explain to me how i can Cultivate??

    and thank you

    toufic says:
  • i love it and it is soooooo gooood!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    hope says:
  • Its beautiful but nothing beats a red rose from your lover…

    Marianna says:
  • HOLY MOTHER OF CHOCOLATE! I gotta try this.

    Marshmallow says:

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