Echigo Hillside Park, Nagaoka, Japan - June - October 2014
(International Fragrant Rose Trial)
Second Category (Floribunda):
Niigata Prefectural Governor's Award for Most Fragrant Rose
is a frilled, pale lavender Floribunda from Kawai of Japan.
The fragrance is Blue: on blooming this rose has a fruity green scent with notes of hyacinth and green apple, then the honey-like sweetness intensifies to create a bold yet elegant blue rose fragrance.