Representation is important. When a young black girl looks into a magazine, watches tv, or listens to the radio; their hope is to find some role model that resembles her. Someone that looks just like her and emulates the characteristics that she hopes to acquire someday.
Rose is, simply put, a hopeless romantic—which worked out just fine when chivalry was still alive and well. Roses are symbolic for love, friendships and so much more. Dependent on the occasions, roses can pretty much steal your hearts and in some instances create a fantasy world.