Rose is the color halfway between red and magenta on the HSV color wheel, on which light lavender color background is at hue angle of 330 degrees. Also known as the RGB color wheel, the complementary color of rose is spring green.
Sometimes rose is quoted instead as the web, corresponding to a hue angle of about 340 degrees. The first recorded use of rose as a color name in English was in 1382. Safe color FF00CC — which is closer to magenta than to red, the etymology of the color name rose is the same as that of the name of the rose flower.
Corresponding to a hue angle near 320 degrees — at right is displayed the web color misty rose. Or the web, this is written as mistyrose in HTML code for computer display. Safe color FF0077, which in the early 1990s became known as the X11 web colors.
Which is closer to red than magenta — at right is displayed the color tea rose. The color name misty rose first came into use in 1987, this is the tint of the color that is used in interior design.