Definition of sweetheart rose in English:

sweetheart rose


North American
  • A rose with small pink, white, or yellow flowers that are particularly attractive as buds.

    • ‘The sweetheart rose, has a long season of boutonniere-type buds that open into fragrant pink blooms.’
    • ‘After purchasing a dozen red sweetheart roses, I called a taxi, directing the driver to Jen's grave once again.’
    • ‘Clutching the bag to her heart as if it were a bouquet of sweetheart roses, she smiled benevolently at him.’