Forum Computer & Gadgets | Automobiles | Sports | Audio Visual Entertainment | Fashion & Jewelry | Love n Dating
  Technology Art, Design & Paintings | Funny/Strange Pictures | Celebrities Xposed | Humor, Jokes, Riddles | Astrology
  Mobile Health & Fitness | Recipe Corner | Travel Tourism | Mobile Phone Reviews | Sms Collection | The Music Mania
  Home  Latest Topics   Chat   RegisterRegister   Log inLog in Search Forum

Black Roses of Turkey

Post new topic Reply to topic    Home -> Wallpapers/Cool Images -> Cool Nature & Colorful Pictures
Goto Previous Topic   Goto Next Topic  
Author Message
Ultimate Contributor
Ultimate Contributor

Joined: 08 Sep 2007
Posts: 19027
Gender: Male
Location: Lahore

PostPosted: Dec 24, 2013   Topic Views : 3122   Post subject: Black Roses of Turkey Reply with quote

Black Roses of Turkey

Black Roses of Turkey

The black rose appear perfectly black but they're actually a very deep crimson color. These flowers are seasonal - they only grow during the summer in small number, and only in the tiny Turkish village of Halfeti.

Black Roses of Turkey

Thanks to the unique soil conditions of the region, and the pH levels of the groundwater (that seeps in from the river Euphrates), the roses take on a devilish hue. They bloom dark red during the spring and fade to black during the summer months.

Black Roses of Turkey

The local Turks seem to enjoy a love-hate relationship with these rare blossoms. They consider the flowers to be symbols of mystery, hope and passion, and also death and bad news. Unfortunately, the black roses of Halfeti are an endangered species. They have been under threat of extinction ever since the residents of the village moved from old Halfeti in the 1990s, when the Birecik Dam was constructed.

Black Roses of Turkey

Black Roses of Turkey
Back to top  

Ultimate Contributor
Ultimate Contributor

Joined: 07 Jun 2010
Posts: 13584
Gender: Male
Location: Gulgasht, Multan

PostPosted: Dec 24, 2013     Post subject: Reply with quote

black rose amazing, but not beautiful
Back to top  
Sweet Member
Sweet Member
vickyanna's avatar

Joined: 29 Nov 2013
Posts: 93
Gender: Female

PostPosted: Dec 25, 2013     Post subject: Reply with quote

Special rose. Never seen.
Back to top  
Loyal Member
Loyal Member
devidjohn's avatar

Joined: 31 Oct 2013
Posts: 124
Gender: Male

PostPosted: Dec 26, 2013     Post subject: Reply with quote

Lovely rose, I had seen it many year before in rose festival of Chandigarh, India. Those were cut flower and like to see images with full plant.
Back to top  
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic    Home -> Wallpapers/Cool Images -> Cool Nature & Colorful Pictures All times are GMT
Page 1 of 1
Quick Reply
Message body:

Add smilies

Here You can
Download files

Top 5 Most Viewed Topics in Current Forum
Beautiful Profile Pictures For Girls...
Beautiful Love Wallpapers with Quotes - II
Nature green post
10 Most Colorful and Prettiest Pet Birds in the World
Ice Flowers: Most Beautiful Frozen Wonders on Earth
5 Latest Topics in this Forum
Tender Nature Photo shoots by Jenny Downing
The Weaver Birds Constricting Home
Angel Trumpet Flower (Deadly Flower)
Delicate Arch: Arches National Park Utah - Entrada Sandstone
Where Two Ocean Meets But Don't Mix

Top Favourite Posts

Indian Celeb's Wallpapers

Mobile Reviews Tones Wallpapers

Riya Sen Forumula One Girl
Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Terms & Conditions | Contact us | FAQ| Friend Sites | Powered by phpBB