1A double-flowered rose of a variety or hybrid evolved before the development of the hybrid tea rose.
More example sentences
- Mrs. Cross collects old roses, many of which she starts from cuttings given to her by friends or rescued from old homesteads and other neglected sites.
- Rosa alba is often considered to be the most elegant of the old roses.
- Organic garden with fruit and vegetables, more than 60 species of old roses, large border, bog garden, rockeries and a large collection of seed grown bonsai.
Definition of old rose in:
- The British & World English dictionary