Stamps on Native Flowers -Maldives 1984.

Stamps on Native Flowers -Maldives 1984.

The Maldives  issued stamps on Native Flowers on 19 Dec 1973.

1L- Spanish Flag (Lantana Camara)     2L – Oleander (Nerium Oleander)                                  3L -Polyantha Rose.

MALDIVES FLOWERS 1
MALDIVES 1973- NATIVE FLOWERS

TB Seals of India- Cinderella Philately -1988

TB Seals of India- Cinderella Philately -1988

Cinderella Stamps are labels that resemble a postage stamp but are not used as a postal fee for sending mail.

TB Seals of India – The Tuberculosis Association of India has been releasing TB seals since  1950 to raise funds for the prevention of Tuberculosis. Every year on 02 Oct TB Seals are released by the President of India and Campaign continues till 23 Feb (Foundation day of TB Association). +

1957-1958- TB Seal sold for Five Naya Paise

1959-1977 -TB Seal sold for Ten Paise

1988- 50 p – Flowers – Sunflower, Rose

INDIA TB SEALS 1988
INDIA TB SEALS 1988-FLOWERS

Stamps on Flowers of Bhutan -1994 (2)

Stamps on Flowers of Bhutan -1994 (2)

Bhutan issued a set of 10 Stamps on Local flora on 01 Jan 1994. A strip containing 10 stamps is listed.

5 Nu – Aquilegia nivalis – Also known as Snow Columbine with deep purple flowers. Found in Himachal Pradesh and Kashmir in India.

6 Nu – Geranium Wallichianum – Himalayan /Flower of India with rose pink or red-purple flowers

7 Nu – Rhododendron Campanulatum – Bell Rhododendron is wild species of Rhododendron found in Himalayan Alpine regions of Northern India, Nepal and Bhutan. Beautiful bell-shaped flowers are pale-mauve or rosy-purple.

9 Nu – Viola Suavis -Also known as Russian Violet.

10 Nu – Cynanthus Lobatus – Trailing Bellflower with bright-blue purple flowers and sepal tube. Himalayan Flower found in Himachal Pradesh India and China.

BHUTAN 5V FLOWERS2
BHUTAN 1994- FLOWERS

 

Stamps on Flowers of Bhutan -1994 (1)

Stamps on Flowers of Bhutan -1994

Bhutan issued a set of 10 Stamps on Local flora on 01 Jan 1994. A strip containing 10 stamps is listed.

1 Nu – Rhododendron Mucronatum – Type of Rhododendron.

1.50 Nu – Anemone Rupicola or ruffled swan

2.0 Nu – Polemonium Caeruleum.It is also known as Jacob’s-ladder or Greek Valerian. Cup-shaped lavender colour or white flowers.

2.50 Nu – Rosa Macrophylla – Himalayan Rose.One of the most remarkable rose species with large leaves. Found in Valley of Flowers India.

4.0 Nu – Paraquilegia microphylla – Also known as Himalayan Spurless Columbine .The small plant grows in crevices at heights of 3400m to 4900m in the Himalayas. Pendulous white, lilac or blue flowers.

BHUTAN 10V FLOWERS
BHUTAN 1994- FLOWERS
BHUTAN 5V FLOWERS1
BHUTAN 1994- FLOWERS

Special Cover on Gillette Cup Final 1976 – Great Britain.

Special Cover on Gillette Cup Final 1976 – Great Britain.

A Special Cover on Gillette Cup Final between Lancashire vs Northamptonshire held in Lord’s was issued on 04 Sep 1976.

GB GILLETE CUP 1976
GREAT BRITAIN 1976- GILLETTE CUP FINAL.

Historic Homesteads of Australia Werribee Park – Pre Stamped Envelopes 1988.

Historic Homesteads of Australia Werribee Park- Pre Stamped Envelopes 1988.

Australia issued a set of Seven Pre-Stamped envelopes on 28 Sep 1988 on Historic Homesteads. All are 39c envelopes. PSE serial nos 150-156.

Werribee Park: Werribee Victoria – One of Australia’s grandest houses, WerribeePark was built between 1874 & 1877 for the wealthy Victorian pastoral family, Chirnsides. It is known for its freestone exterior. An earlier bluestone homestead built in1864 remains behind the mansion. Today it has an Equestrian Centre, Victoria State Rose Garden, Open range zoo etc

AUSTRALIA PSE 88 WELLBRIE
AUSTRALIA PSE 1988 – WERRIBEE PARK VICTORIA.

 

Greetings Stamps – Germany 2003 & 2004

Greetings Stamps – Germany 2003 & 2004

Germany issued a set of stamps on Greetings

13 Feb 2003- 55 euro cent – Rose Greetings Stamp  /Valentine’s Day

12 Aug 2004- 55 euro cent- Camellias Greeting Stamp

GERMANY FLOWERS
GERMANY 2003 & 2004-GREETINGS STAMPS -FLOWERS-ROSE AND CAMELLIAS