Warm Wishes is the name of this species of rose, one of the 250 or so varieties in the Rose Garden at Butchart’s Gardens in Victoria, Vancouver Island, British Columbia. The Rose Garden is one of several distinct gardens which make up the 55 acres of flowers,trees,ponds and amazing landscaping work carried out by about 50 gardeners to make this place a National Historic Site of Canada and a world-famous attraction for millions of visitors.
Easily accessible from downtown Victoria via road (taxi,bus,cycle or even water) and in addition to the gardens, features concerts and amazing fireworks displays. (The latter on Saturday nights throughout the summer)
Taken with a Fuji S100FS camera, July 12, 2009.