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Cherokee rose a climbing, thornless rose that bears large white fragrant flowers.
damask rose a fragrant pink Asian rose that is an ancestor of hybrid roses and whose oil is often used as a source for attar.
dog rose a prickly European wild rose that bears pink flowers.
moss rose see portulaca.
multiflora rose a variety of rose shrub bearing thick clusters of small flowers and used for hedges.
musk rose a rose of the Mediterranean region, bearing white, musk-scented flowers.
old rose a grayish or purplish red color.
rose acacia a shrub found in the southern United States that has brittle, prickling branches and bears clusters of large, rose-colored flowers.
rose chafer a long-legged gray beetle that feeds on and damages roses and other plants; rose bug; rose beetle.
rose fever a form of hay fever that occurs in spring or early summer as an allergic reaction to rose pollen.
rose geranium any of several geraniums that bear small pink or rose-colored flowers and are grown for their fragrant leaves, used in flavorings and perfumes.
rose mallow any of several plants related to mallow, esp. a tall North American marsh species that has downy leaves and bears large, showy, white or pink flowers.
rose of Jericho a fernlike desert plant of Asia that curls up tightly in dry conditions and expands again in moist ones.
rose of Sharon a tall, hardy shrub or small tree that bears bright bell-shaped flowers of pink, purple, or white. [2 definitions]
rose oil an essential oil obtained from roses; attar of roses.
rose quartz a pink or rose-colored variety of quartz, used as a gemstone.
rose water a tincture of water with attar of roses, used in perfume, cosmetics, and cooking.
rose window a circular window, usu. with stained glass panes and a radiating, rose-shaped tracery in a symmetrical pattern around the center.
rose-breasted grosbeak a North American grosbeak, the male of which has a triangular, rosy patch on the breast.
rose-colored deep reddish pink; rosy. [2 definitions]