The Jersey or Belladonna Lily (Amarylilis belladonna) has been adopted as the symbol for Jersey Flower Gala held between 10-15 Jun 1986. This is flower of South African Origin which is well suited for Jersey’s climate.
Another famous Jersey is the charming portrait of Lillie Langtry by John Everett Millais.
Emilie Charlotte Langtry (1853-1929) was a well known personality of Jersey.
A Miniature sheet on Jersey Lilly the Flower and Portrait Lillie Langtry was issued on 28 Jan 1986.
Croatian Post Mostar stamps of Bosnia – Herzegovina 1994
Hrvatska posta Mostar or Croatian Post Mostar is one of three companies responsible for Postal Services in Bosnia – Herzegovina. It operates mainly in Croat majority areas in Bosnia-Herzegovina and iis headquarters are in city of Mostar.It was established in 1993.
A set of two stamps on Flora in Bosnia -Herzegovina issued by Croatian Post Mastor and First Day Cover on 30 Nov 1994 are listed.
Special Covers Singapore 95 – Orchids -Solomon Islands & Papua New Guinea
Singapore 95 World stamp exhibition was held in Singapore from 1-10 Sept 1995. Special covers with special cancellations are listed below. These covers are on Orchids and stamps used by Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands are on Orchids.
Solomon Islands– Solomon Islands issued two stamps on 24 april 1993 on 14th World Orchid Conference and these stamps have been used on special cover of Singapore95 .The cancellation has been provided by Solomon Islands Philatelic Bureau at Singapore 95.
Papua New Guinea – Issued a set of four stamps on 30 Aug 1995 for Singapore 95 exhibition. The orchid varieties are Rigid Leafed Dendrobium and Convulted Dendrobium. Cancellation by PNG Philatelic Bureau at Singapore 95.
Joint Issue of stamps Portugal -Philippines 2016 on Flowers.
To mark 70th Anniversary of establishment of Diplomatic relations between Portugal & Philippines a set of two stamps was issued by Portugal on 24 Oct 2016. The theme of stamps was flowers . The rosmaninho -maior (Lavandula pedunculata) a kind of Lavender represents Portugal whereas Arabian Jasmine represents Philippines.