noun Date: 1864 a cultivator of roses

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  • Rosarian — Ro*sa ri*an, n. A cultivator of roses. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rosarian — [rō zer′ē ən] n. [< L rosarium, a rose garden (see ROSARY) + AN] a person who cultivates roses …   English World dictionary

  • rosarian — /roh zair ee euhn/, n. a person who is fond of, develops, or cultivates roses. [1860 65; ROSE1 + ARIAN] * * * …   Universalium

  • rosarian — noun An expert in the cultivation and propagation of roses …   Wiktionary

  • rosarian — [rəʊ zɛ:rɪən] noun a person who cultivates roses, especially as an occupation. Origin C19: from L. rosarium rose garden, rosary + an …   English new terms dictionary

  • rosarian — ro·sar·i·an …   English syllables

  • rosarian — /roʊˈzɛəriən/ (say roh zairreeuhn) noun someone who grows roses, for pleasure or profit. {rose1 + arian} …   Australian English dictionary

  • rosarian — n. a person who cultivates roses, esp. professionally. Etymology: L rosarium ROSARY …   Useful english dictionary

  • International Rose Test Garden — The International Rose Test Garden is a rose garden in Washington Park in Portland, Oregon. There are over 7,000 rose plants of approximately 550 varieties. The roses bloom from April through October with the peak coming in June, depending on the …   Wikipedia

  • Garden roses — are mostly hybrid roses that are grown as ornamental plants in private or public gardens. They are one of the most popular and widely cultivated group of flowering plants, especially in temperate climates. Numerous cultivars have been produced,… …   Wikipedia

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