- an Old World wild rose, Rosa canina, having pink or white flowers.
Origin of dog rose
Examples from the Web for dog rose
Historical Examples of dog rose
The first faces of Umbrian saints and angels were simple like the Umbrian dog-rose.The Story of Perugia
I am going to plant a rose-bush there, and call it the dog-rose.
These fantastic growths of the same kingdom as the dandelion and the dog-rose?Gray youth
Johnny Magorey; a hip or dog-haw; the fruit of the dog-rose.English As We Speak It in Ireland
P. W. Joyce
He has grown the white moss rose, without budding it on the dog-rose first.The Moonstone
- a prickly wild rose, Rosa canina, that is native to Europe and has pink or white delicate scentless flowers