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American Beauty

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  1. an American variety of rose, periodically bearing large crimson blossoms.
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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

    Beth B. Gilchrist