Stamps on Orchids – Trinidad & Tobago 1978.

Stamps on Orchids – Trinidad & Tobago 1978.

Trinidad & Tobago issued a set of Stamps on Orchids on 17 Jun 1978

12c – Paphinia Cristata          40c – Miltassia

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TRINIDAD & TOBAGO 1978-ORCHIDS

50c – Oncidium ampliatum or Turtle shell orchid            $2.50 -Oncidium Papilio- Butterfly Psychopsis

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TRINIDAD & TOBAGO 1978 -ORCHIDS

Parijat Tree– India FDC 1997.

Parijat Tree– India FDC 1997.

A Pair of Se-tenant stamps was issued on 08 Mar 1997 on Parijaat Tree. It is a sacred baobab tree located in the village of Kintoor near Barabanki in Uttar Pradesh. An FDC cancelled at 1 CBPO is listed.

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INDIA FDC SE TENANT 1997-PARIJAT TREE.

Stamps on  Flora -Dahomey 1967.

Stamps on  Flora -Dahomey 1967.

Dahomey (Now Benin)  issued a stamp on Clitoria ternatea on 20 Feb 1967.

5 Franc –Clitoria ternatea or Asian Pigeonwings or blue Pea or Butterfly Pea or Bluebelivine.

DAHOMEY FLOWERS
DAHOMEY 1967-FLOWERS -BUTTERFLY PEA

Stamps on National Parks – New Zealand 1987.

Stamps on National Parks – New Zealand 1987.

New Zealand issued a set of four stamps on 100th Anniversary of National Parks on 17 Jun 1987.

70c – Urewera  – Established 1954, forested along the east coast of NZ’s North Island.

80c – Mt Cook National Park – Established 1953, Mt Cook lies in this park.

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NEW ZEALAND 1987-NATIONAL PARKS

85c – Fiordland National Park  – Established in 1952, it is the largest national park.

$ 1.30 – Tongariro National Park – It is the oldest national park in New Zealand. It has been acknowledged by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site of mixed culture and natural values. There are three active volcanoes in the park.

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NEW ZEALAND 1987 -NATIONAL PARKS

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
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BHUTAN 1994- FLOWERS

Stamps on ASEAN Environment Year –Thailand 1995.

Stamps on ASEAN Environment Year  –Thailand 1995.

Thailand issued a stamp on ASEAN Environment Year 1995  on 05 Jun 1995.

THAILAND ENVIRON
THAILAND 1995-ASEAN ENVIRONMENT YEAR

Stamps on Freedom from Hunger  -Suriname – 1988.

Stamps on Freedom from Hunger  -Suriname  – 1988.

Suriname issued a set of three stamps on 10th Anniversary of International Agricultural Development Fund on  21 Sep 1988. The theme was Freedom from Hunger.

SURINAM AGRICULTURE
SURINAME 1988 -FREEDOM FROM HUNGER-IFAD