It was, moreover, a protest against the cabbage rose on the Hearth rug, that some may still remember with shuddering.
While the petals of the cabbage rose were preferred, all were used.
The cabbage rose is said to have been a favorite in ancient Rome.
The cabbage rose is a somewhat weak grower in a heavy soil, though in a light soil it grows vigorously.
She was a good deal of a cabbage rose, I should say, and carried more or less weight for age.
The rest wasn't no more to compare with her than a dandalion is to a cabbage rose.