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Edmund, German physician, 1836-1914. See: Rose position.


Harry M., 20th-century U.S. microbiologist. See: Rose-Waaler test.


1. Any shrub of the genus Rosa.
2. The petals of Rosa gallica, collected before expanding; used for its agreeable odor.
[L. rosa]


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Micropropagation of Rosa RUGOSA through axillary shoot proliferation.
In my book of smells, the waft of rosa rugosa is one of the best you can get at any time of year.
Serviceberry (Amelanchier canadensis), Rosa rugosa (Rosa rugosa), Native Hydrangea (Hydrangea arboresens), Fringe Tree (Chionanthus virginica), Prickly Ash (Zanthoxylum americanum), Gingko (Gingko biloba), Birch (Betula spp.
Rosa rugosa x palustris, it is not a subspecies but a cross between Rosa rugosa and Rosa palustris.
Among the Rosaceae, Rosa rugosa and Rosa davurica showed strong DPPH radical-scavenging activity.
Frau Dagmar Hastrup', 'Roserai de l'haie', and 'Blanc Double de Coubert' are marvellous varieties to look out for, but plain Rosa rugosa, with huge single pink or white flowers is nearly as good.
She pointed to the increased use of species roses, such as Rosa rugosa, and old roses that, as a group, are more pest-resistant than hybrid teas.
Contract awarded for Rosa rugosa regional fisheries sonbul storage and processing facilities building construction Electronic Bidding (civilian agency contract)
JANINE LANGLEY, BY EMAIL ATHERE are famous rose hedges made from Rosa Mundi with pink and white flowers, but I think cultivars of Rosa rugosa would be your best bet.
And, of course, they are ornamental as well - some roses such as Rosa moyesii and Rosa rugosa, which are known for their beautiful hips, are deliberately not pruned so the autumnal display can be admired.