[muhl-tuh-flawr-uh, -flohr-uh]
any of several plant varieties or hybrids characterized by many single, relatively small flowers, as certain kinds of petunias or roses.

1820–30; < Neo-Latin, a typical specific epithet of flowering plants; see multiflora rose Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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We will return to the farm in the spring and spray an herbicide to control the multiflora rose and red maple that comes back.
Multiflora rose is a perennial shrub, reproducing by seeds and sometimes rooting at the tips of drooping side canes.
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