Roses are Red


Singing a nursery rhyme is a great way to bond with your little one. Have a go at following the rhyme lyrics and watch the video below.

This nursery rhyme was first published back in 1784 and is widely used as a love poem for Valentine's Day. We've included a few versions below to sing along with your child.

Roses are Red, Violets are Blue lyrics

Original version:

Roses are red,
Violets are blue,
Sugar is sweet,
And so are you.

Another "love" version:

Roses are red,
Violets are blue
You are cute,
I`m falling in love with you.

Two funny children's versions:

Roses are red.
Violets are blue.
Cashews are nuts,
And so are you.

Roses are red
Violets are blue
Onions stink
And so do you!

Watch the video