The 4th Monaco International Rose Competition was held today at the Princess Grace Rose Garden.
The event was organised by the Prince’s Government and the Association of Friends of the Princess Grace Rose Garden. Seventy-eight new rose varieties were assessed by an International Jury, and then by an Amateurs’ Jury. The rose bushes were presented by 23 growers from Germany, England, Belgium, Denmark, Spain, the United States, France, Italy, Japan, the Netherlands and Switzerland.
The announcement of the winners and a presentation of the trophies took place at 1 p.m.
The “PIAGET ROSE” Trophy was awarded to rose
No. 62- HA-772-CS WONDER® HAYANO GREEN CREATION, Japan.
The Favourite Choice of the Friends of the Princess Grace Rose Garden was awarded to rose No. 21- KEIhakoimu, KOIMUSUBI® KEISEI, Japan.
The Perfume Cup, presented by Monaco City Hall, was awarded to rose No. 32- KIMteller, PRINCESSE D’ORIENT® KIMURA, Japan.
Originally published at Government Portal