The House of Lancaster represented a red rose.
The House of York represented a white rose.
The Wars of the Roses were the fight between two families for the throne.
King Henry VI, from the House of Lancaster, takes the throne at age 1, and was never a good king. His cousin, Edward IV defeats him in battle.
Later, Henry overtakes the throne again until he is killed in battle.
When Edward died after his rule, his brother, Richard III, locks his two sons in a tower.
After Richard III dies in battle, Henry VII of the House of Tudor takes the throne.