any of certain perennial mountain plants, as Sedum rosea, Sedum rhodiola, or Rhodiola rosea, so called because the roots smell like roses.
a Eurasian crassulaceous mountain plant, Sedum rosea, with fleshy pink-tipped leaves, a thick fleshy pinkish underground stem, and a cluster of yellow flowers Also called midsummer-men
noun (pl) -series 1. a bed or garden of roses
noun 1. the larva of any of several sawflies, especially Endelomyia aethiops or Cladius isomerus, that skeletonize the foliage of roses.
- Rose spots
rose spots pl.n. The characteristic rose-colored spots of typhoid fever.
noun, Scot. 1. resin; rosin.