Noisette rose


Noi·​sette rose
variants or less commonly Noisette
plural -s
: any of various hardy garden roses supposedly descended from a hybrid between the China rose (Rosa chinensis) and the moss rose (R. centifolia muscosa)

Word History


after Philippe Noisette, brother of Louis Claude Noisette †1849 French horticulturist

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“Noisette rose.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Dec. 2023.

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