“Rose in June”


"Was down in the valleys, the valleys so deep, To pick some plain roses to keep my love sweet, So let it come early, late or soon, I will enjoy my rose in June." "O, the roses are red, the violets blue." "O love, I will carry the sweet milking pail."


  1. Copper-SoBreeze, pp. 256-257, "Rose in June" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #1202
  3. BI, CoSB256


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1973
Found in: Britain(England(South))