Blood of Adonis Picture

According to Greek Mythology, Aphrodite, the Goddess of Love, failed to save her lover Adonis. And in his dying moments, his blood dyed the white roses red - the birth of the Red Rose. This was his final gift to her and a symbol of his love.
Adonis and Persephone
Aphrodite Sketch Card - Classic Mythology
Blood of Adonis
Persephone Adonis - Detailed