Definition of pillar rose in English:

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pillar rose

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A climbing rose suitable for training on an upright.
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  • ‘Don Juan,’ 1958: This longtime favorite pillar rose has 8-to 10-foot canes and pointed buds that open to 5-inch rich-red, velvety blooms with a citrus fragrance.
  • The climbers also are pillar roses, adapted to growing near buildings and on posts and the climbing hybrid tree.
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