multiflora rose

a climbing or trailing rose, Rosa multiflora, of Japan and Korea, having hooked prickles and fragrant, dense clusters of flowers.

1820–30; multiflora < Neo-Latin, feminine of Medieval Latin multiflōrus multiflorous Unabridged
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multiflora rose (ˌmʌltɪˈflɔːrə)
an Asian climbing shrubby rose, Rosa multiflora, having clusters of small fragrant flowers: the source of many cultivated roses

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Multiflora rose is a perennial shrub, reproducing by seeds and sometimes rooting at the tips of drooping side canes.
We will return to the farm in the spring and spray an herbicide to control the multiflora rose and red maple that comes back.
There are numerous patches and hedgerows of autumn olive, multiflora rose and staghorn sumac.
Basal treatment of invasive vines and multiflora rose.
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