It is based on the traditional origami rose, with four petals, and I used it to make an origami rose, with six petals. Definitely as pretty as the original, if not even more. However, it is a bit harder than the original, so i suggest trying that first before this.
You will need to have a regular hexagon paper. You can fold one or print one out with my tutorial on how to fold a hexagon here: http://loreleililly.blogspot.com/2011/07/origami-hexagon.html .
Lets get started!
There are two parts, click on the video to play!
Part one- Hexagon Rose Base:
Part two- Collapse the rose: