Definition of banksia rose in English:

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banksia rose

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A small-flowered climbing rose native to China.
  • Rosa banksiae, family Rosaceae.
Example sentences
  • There was no sign of the banksia roses that wound their way through the arch that once marked the entrance.
  • The banksia roses curtain into darkness the low verandah where people are chatting together.
  • This is the hardiest of the banksia roses but will thrive only in frost-free gardens.

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