Roseworm

Rose´worm`


n.1.(Zool.) The larva of any one of several species of lepidopterous insects which feed upon the leaves, buds, or blossoms of the rose, especially Cacæcia rosaceana, which rolls up the leaves for a nest, and devours both the leaves and buds.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.