rose leafhopper


Definition of rose leafhopper

: a cicadellid bug (Edwardsiana rosae) native to Europe but now widespread in North America that is a general plant feeder and is especially injurious to roses and apples

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First Known Use of rose leafhopper

1860, in the meaning defined above

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“Rose leafhopper.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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