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Noun: rosebay  'rowz,bey
  1. Late-spring-blooming rhododendron of eastern North America having rosy to pink-purple flowers
    - Rhododendron maxima
Noun: rose bay
  1. An ornamental but poisonous flowering shrub having narrow evergreen leaves and clusters of fragrant white to pink or red flowers: native to East Indies but widely cultivated in warm regions
    - oleander, Nerium oleander

Derived forms: rosebays, rose bays

Type of: poisonous plant, rhododendron

Part of: genus Nerium, Nerium

Encyclopedia: Rosebay

Rose bay