hybrid tea

hybrid tea
noun see hybrid tea rose

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Hybrid Tea — is a Cultivar Group of roses, created by cross breeding two different types of roses. Grown one flower to a long stem, they are supported by long, straight and upright stems. Most can be as tall as 1.8 metres and are repeat flowering. Each flower …   Wikipedia

  • hybrid tea — n. any of a popular group of rose varieties having desirable characteristics, as fragrance, colors, etc.: created by crossing the tea rose with certain hybrid roses …   English World dictionary

  • hybrid tea — noun or hybrid tea rose : any of numerous cultivated bush roses derived chiefly from crosses of tea roses and hybrid perpetuals and characterized by intermediate hardiness and vigor, strongly recurrent bloom, and long pointed buds followed by… …   Useful english dictionary

  • hybrid tea — a type of cultivated rose originally produced chiefly by crossing the tea rose and the hybrid perpetual. [1885 90] * * * …   Universalium

  • hybrid tea rose — noun Date: 1888 any of numerous moderately hardy cultivated hybrid bush roses grown especially for their strongly recurrent bloom of large usually scentless flowers called also hybrid tea …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • hybrid tea rose — noun see hybrid tea …   Useful english dictionary

  • tea rose — n. 1. a species of Chinese rose (Rosa odorata) with a sweet scent, producing a hybrid tea rose when crossed with various hybrid roses 2. a yellowish pink color …   English World dictionary

  • hybrid — 1. noun /ˈhaɪ.bɹɪd/ a) Offspring resulting from cross breeding different entities, e.g. two different species or two purebred parent strains. b) Something of mixed origin or composition. 2 …   Wiktionary

  • hybrid perpetual — noun or hybrid perpetual rose : any of certain cultivated bush roses derived chiefly from the bourbon and characterized by vigorous hardy growth, a tendency to recurrent blooming, and good sized often fragrant flowers borne singly or in groups of …   Useful english dictionary

  • tea rose — noun Date: 1838 a garden bush rose (Rosa odorata) of Chinese origin that includes several cultivars and is valued especially for its abundant large usually tea scented blossoms compare hybrid tea rose …   New Collegiate Dictionary