Jersey Lilies – 1986

Jersey Lilies – 1986

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.

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JERSEY LILIES -STAMPS OF JERSEY 1986

Croatian Post Mostar stamps of Bosnia – Herzegovina 1994

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.

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STAMPS OF CROATIAN POST MASTOR FOR BOSNIA-HERZEGOVINA ON FLORA 1994

Special Covers Singapore 95 – Orchids -Solomon Islands & Papua New Guinea

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.

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SOLOMON ISLANDS – SINGAPORE 95 SPECIAL COVER

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.

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STAMPS ON ORCHIDS -PAPUA NEW GUINEA 1995 -SINGAPORE 95

Bangladesh -First Day Cover on Fruits 1990

Bangladesh -First Day Cover on Fruits 1990

Bangladesh issued a set of six stamps on Fruits on 16 July 1990. A First Day with six stamps is listed. The fruits are Mango,Papaya,watermelon,Guava, Jackfruit & Starfruit

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BANGLADESH STAMPS ON FRUITS 1990

Taiwan Stamps on Plants 1991.

Taiwan Stamps on Plants 1991

Taiwan issued a set of Four stamps on Plants 12 Jun 1991. The plants on stamps are

7.50 $- Leontopodium microphyllum – Taiwan Edelweiss (Sunflower family)

3.00 $ – Lysionotus montanus

2.00 $ -Gaultheria itoana-small shrub white flowers white berries

9.00$-Gentiana flavo-maculata

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STAMPS ON PLANTS AND FLOWERS OF TAIWAN 1991

 

Manx Wild Flower Stamps – 200th Anniversary Royal Horticultural Society 2004

Manx Wild Flower Stamps – 200th Anniversary Royal Horticultural Society 2004

Isle of Man issued a set of six stamps on 03 May 2004 on Manx Wild flowers to mark the 200th Anniversary of Royal Horticultural Society.The stamps are

25p- Lesser  Celandine , 28p – Red Campion ,  37p- Devil’s-Bit Scabious , 40p- Northern harebell, 68p- Wood Anemone , 85p- Common Spotted Orchid.

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MANX WILD FLOWERS ON STAMPS -200TH ANNIVERSARY ROYAL HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY 2004
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MANX WILD FLOWERS -2004
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MANX WILD FLOWERS 2004

Joint Issue of stamps Portugal -Philippines 2016 on Flowers

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.

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JOINT ISSUE PORTUGAL-PHILIPPINES 2016 LAVENDER & JASMINE
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JOINT ISSUE PORTUGAL-PHILIPPINES 2016
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JOINT ISSUE PORTUGAL -PHILIPPINES 2016