Definition of Confederate rose
1. Noun. Chinese shrub or small tree having white or pink flowers becoming deep red at night; widely cultivated; naturalized in southeastern United States.
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Literary usage of Confederate rose
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1. Astoria: Or, Anecdotes of an Enterprise Beyond the Rocky Mountains by Washington ( Irving (1886)
"... and according to previous arrangements, consigned to their cherishing friendship and fraternal adoption their worthy confederate, Rose; who, ..."
2. Works by Washington Irving (1895)
"... and according to previous arrangements, consigned to their cherishing friendship and fraternal adoption their worthy confederate Rose, who, ..."
3. Life of John Mitchell by William Dillon (1888)
"... that our confederate rose-tinted money had withered, for indeed the green is far above the red now." Something had to be done, and that quickly. ..."
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