- an American variety of rose, periodically bearing large crimson blossoms.
Origin of American Beauty
An Americanism dating back to 1855–60
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American-beauty roses may be a luxury, and white lilacs in the dead of winter, but garden flowers, never!The Camerons of Highboro
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