from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A person with expertise or a special interest in the cultivation of roses.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An expert in the cultivation and propagation of roses
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A cultivator of roses.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A cultivator of roses; a rose-grower; a rose-fancier.
- n. [capitalized] A member of the Fraternity of the Rosary.
Thank goodness Sugar Creek rosarian Ann Million hosted a knitting party at her house this week — she saved several lives.
I met Michael Marriott, the nursery rosarian, and I explained my brief that the roses were to be reliably healthy and that they must have scent, as the garden is as much about picking for the house as it is a place to be in.
Because I have grown to be a climate wimp living in sunny California, I haven't done this but my Vermont rosarian pals swear by it.
World renowned rosarian, David Austin himself writes in his book
Tiffany, who lives in the San Carlos neighborhood of San Diego, is a rosarian, which means she has completed a course of study from the American Rose Society that qualifies her to advise others on growing roses.
Margaret Leisner, a consulting rosarian for the American Rose Society, said most roses are hybridized, or genetically altered to be disease resistant, in California.
Now a consulting rosarian with the American Rose Society and a member of the Virginia
Expert rosarian Cass Bernstein speaks on identifying, documenting roses.
Suffice it to say that I turned almost overnight into a rosarian.
The Clear Lake resident is a consulting rosarian and Master Gardener who teaches courses on square-foot gardening and raising roses.