Meaning of Provence rose

Provence' rose'

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. an erect Eurasian shrub, Rosa gallica, of the rose family, having a creeping rootstock, densely prickly and bristly stems, and large, solitary, pink or crimson flowers. Also called
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