a rose, Rosa spinosissima, of Eurasia, having pink, white, or yellow flowers.
- Also called burnet rose.
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How to use Scotch rose in a sentence
Now there was only one Scotch rose-bush in the garden, and it grew by the porch of the cottage and was Babiole's private property.A Witch of the Hills, v. 2-2 | Florence Warden
Professor Scotch rose from the hammock, asking the question in a bewildered manner.Frank Merriwell's Bravery | Burt L. Standish
Its color is bright pink, and it has the size and habit of the Scotch rose, and is in full bloom when other roses are but buds.A Garden with House Attached | Sarah Warner Brooks
All the members of the Scotch rose group (pimpinellifolia) have black fruits.Trees and Shrubs for English Gardens | Ernest Thomas Cook
If it were not, we should have risen three years back, when the Scotch rose.The Wild Geese | Stanley John Weyman