I didn't read the whole thread, but just wanted to share that a NL5 Hz girl of mine had an unmistable floral aroma...could be interpreted as rose-like...and this was after the cure more than while growing...
A partial list of terpenoids, phenols, etc.
trans-linalool oxide (pb)
monoterpene phenols (C10H14O)
para cymene-8-ol (pb)
caryophyllene oxide (pb)
germacrene B (pb)
hexyl butyrate (pb)
hexyl hexanoate (pb)
phtalic acid diethyl ester
Cannabis is in the Rosales order.
Well-known members of Rosales include: roses, strawberries, blackberries and raspberries, apples and pears, plums, peaches and apricots, almonds, rowan and hawthorn, jujube, elms, banyans, figs, mulberries, breadfruit, nettles, hops and cannabis.
It makes sense to me It could smell like its cousins the roses?