Banana Republic Classic Cologne by Banana Republic, Filled with flowery, sharp notes, Banana Republic Classic cologne is perfect for men wanting something simple yet fresh. It has a refreshing composition, opening with herbal notes along with clementine, pink grapefruit and bergamot. The core has many floral scents, including honeysuckle and sering. The base contains woody notes in addition to white musk and ginger. It launched in 1995.