rosarian

noun
ro·​sar·​i·​an | \ rō-ˈzer-ē-ən How to pronounce rosarian (audio) \

Definition of rosarian

: a cultivator of roses

Examples of rosarian in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Admission is free, RSVP to sales.la@33sixty.com South Coast Rose Society hosts a rose Q&A with answers from a panel of the club’s consulting rosarians (rose experts), 7 p.m. at the South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd. Los Angeles Times, "Giving away free buckwheat plants to help save the butterflies in Orange County," 4 Oct. 2019 The blooms that have inspired excitement among local rosarians have a backstory known only to a few. Jeanette Marantos, latimes.com, "The perfect rose: 62 years in the making," 25 June 2019 The Bee’s Debbie Arrington is a consulting rosarian and lifelong gardener; darrington@sacbee.com, 916-321-1075, @debarrington. Debbie Arrington, sacbee, "Why does blue spruce tree look brown? | The Sacramento Bee," 30 Mar. 2018 The Bee’s Debbie Arrington is a consulting rosarian and lifelong gardener; darrington@sacbee.com, 916-321-1075, @debarrington. Debbie Arrington, sacbee, "Why does blue spruce tree look brown? | The Sacramento Bee," 30 Mar. 2018 The Bee’s Debbie Arrington is a consulting rosarian and lifelong gardener; darrington@sacbee.com, 916-321-1075, @debarrington. Debbie Arrington, sacbee, "Why does blue spruce tree look brown? | The Sacramento Bee," 30 Mar. 2018 Master consulting rosarian Baldo Villegas, who grows thousands of bushes at his Orangevale home, has heard that plea for help over and over this spring. Debbie Arrington, sacbee, "Roundup and roses don’t mix | The Sacramento Bee," 4 May 2018 The Bee’s Debbie Arrington is a consulting rosarian and lifelong gardener; darrington@sacbee.com, 916-321-1075, @debarrington Garden questions? Debbie Arrington, sacbee, "Can tart grapefruit ever be sweet?," 9 Feb. 2018 The Bee’s Debbie Arrington is a consulting rosarian and lifelong gardener; darrington@sacbee.com, 916-321-1075, @debarrington. Debbie Arrington, sacbee, "Why does blue spruce tree look brown? | The Sacramento Bee," 30 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of rosarian

1862, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for rosarian

rose entry 2 + -arian

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The first known use of rosarian was in 1862

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“Rosarian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rosarian. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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