Echigo Hillside Park, Nagaoka, Japan - June - October 2014
(International Fragrant Rose Trial)
Second Category (Floribunda):
Ihatov no Kaori
Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Award for Best Rose
is a floriferous Floribunda from Yoshiike of Japan. The cup shaped blooms are a pink and apricot blend. The fragrance is classic Damask Modern: a luxuriously sweet, fresh and well balanced rose fragrance with subtle nuances of citron lemon and soft tea accents.