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old-fashioned rose

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Definition of old-fashioned rose in English:

noun

Another term for old rose (sense 1).
Example sentences
  • The gardeners, chosen because they collectively covered every region, climate and soil type in Britain, said that they liked old-fashioned roses with delicate scents.
  • While purists favour old-fashioned roses with their single display of heavenly blooms, most want lots of flowers over several months.
  • Eight rose beds demonstrate the development of modern cultivars of hybrid tea and floribunda roses from the old-fashioned roses pre-1800, when they were crossed with repeat flowering China roses.

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