dog rose


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dog rose

n.
A prickly wild rose (Rosa canina) native to Europe and naturalized in North America, having fragrant pink or white flowers.

[Translation of Medieval Latin rosa canīna : Latin rosa, rose + Latin canīna, feminine of canīnus, of a dog.]

dog rose

n
(Plants) a prickly wild rose, Rosa canina, that is native to Europe and has pink or white delicate scentless flowers
[translation of the Latin name, from Greek; from the belief that its root was effective against the bite of a mad dog]

dog′ rose`


n.
an Old World wild rose, Rosa canina, having pink or white flowers.
[1590–1600]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dog rose - prickly wild rose with delicate pink or white scentless flowersdog rose - prickly wild rose with delicate pink or white scentless flowers; native to Europe
rose, rosebush - any of many shrubs of the genus Rosa that bear roses
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Then the howl of a far-off dog rose on the night air, and was answered by a fainter howl from a remoter distance.
The dog rose on his hind legs, and stood upright for a full minute.
In the process of jubilating, they forgot the dog that brought the rat and the dog rose out of the debris of local pap leaves and talked like a human being, saying Alara 'what is it that you have done?
It was brought back to England from the Middle East by crusaders and gave rise to other roses, including the alba roses, probably a cross with Rosa canina, our own wild dog rose.
The following herbs were used: flowers of marigold Calendula officinalis, flowers of chamomile Matricaria recutita, leaves of sage Salvia officinalis, bark of cinnamon Cinnamomum verum, cloves of Syzygium aromaticum buds, root of liquorice Glycyrrhiza glabra, flowers of lavender Lavandula angustifolia, leaves of oregano Origanum vulgare, fruits of dog rose Rosa canina, and rhizome of sweet flag Acorus calamus.
And in the long, ever-morph ing series of pieces (starting with The Sham, Dog Animation up through Summa Dramatica) that add up to Breuer's magnum opus La Divina CarlCatilra, Male-czech played the lovelorn dog Rose, who took many forms.
BERRIES, FRUIT AND VEGETABLES, while the average antioxidant content of berries and berry products is relatively high, especially high capacity was found in dried amla (Indian gooseberry), dried dog rose, and products of dried dog rose.
The investigators analyzed the galls of the dog rose fruit and found they contained the highest antioxidant potential.
There will be no dying back to the graft union with the named beauty replaced by the understock - a dog rose.
Thus dog violet and dog rose are probably so called because they do not have the fine scent of other violets and roses.
One of the species Diplolepis mayri, which is widely distributed, induces gall on wild roses such as dog rose (Rosa canina L.
For fences, dog rose is a sound choice with its beautiful little pink flowers in summer.