Rose tattoo designs are very popular because to Western cultures they represent love. Each color of rose has its own meaning which makes the rose a very personal and romantic tattoo. A flower design that is fashionable with both men and women is the rose tattoo design. You may think that the rose is a feminine symbol however there are also very masculine applications for the design. Another name for the English Rose is the Tudor Rose which is the traditional floral emblem of England. The deep history behind the emblem stems from the Tudor Dynasty. The Tudor Rose was the emblem of 2 famous feuding English families.