Noisette rose

Noi·​sette rose | \ nwəˈzet \
variants: or less commonly Noisette
plural -s

Definition of Noisette rose

: any of various hardy garden roses supposedly descended from a hybrid between the China rose (Rosa chinensis) and the moss rose (R. centifolia muscosa)

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History and Etymology for Noisette rose

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

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“Noisette rose.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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