Miniature Sheet Hong Kong China – Rainbow -2006

Miniature Sheet Hong Kong China – Rainbow -2006

Hong Kong Post issued a miniature sheet on 27 May 2006 to commemorate Hong Kong Post Participation in Washington 2006 International Stamp Exhibition.

The Miniature sheet combines many theme

  • Rainbow Colors
  • Children in Ethnic Costumes holding hands
  • Doves carrying letters in their beaks depict Postal Services connecting People
  • Bauhinia and American Beauty Rose -Floral emblems of HongKong and Washington DC.
MS HONG KONG RAINBOW
MS HONG KONG 2006- RAINBOW and other Themes

Greetings Stamps from Hungary 2003

Greetings Stamps from Hungary 2003

Hungary issued a Miniature sheet on 20 Mar 2003. The theme of the MS was Greetings . The designs on Five stamps  from left to right are

A Church , Two Flowers, One Flower , Easter Eggs , Candles in Window & Christmas Tree

STAMPS on  GREETINGS HUNGARY MS
GREETINGS STAMPS OF HUNGARY -2003

 

Agricultural Achievements in Israel – Stamps of Israel 1988

Agricultural Achievements in Israel – Stamps of Israel 1988

Israel issued a set of three stamps 22 Dec 1988 to show case Agricultural achievements in Israel. A FDC with three stamps and tabs is listed.

50 agora – Fruit Growing ,Avocado on Tab

60  agora   – Plant Breeding, lilium longiflorum on tab

90 agora –  Irrigation systems , Irrigation on tab.

 

AGRICULTURAL ACHIEVEMENTS IN ISRAEL
STAMPS ON AGRICULTURAL ACHIEVEMENTS IN ISRAEL -1988

Celebration Boutonniere Stamp -USA 2017

Celebration Boutonniere Stamp -USA 2017

USA issued a celebration boutonniere FOREVER stamp on 02 May 2017 similar to Celebration Corsage issue. It can be used on RSVP envelopes enclosed with Wedding invitations,party invitations,thank you notes,announcements etc.

For centuries -Boutonnieres -or Buttonhole flowers as they were called in Britain -were a staple of a well dressed man’s outfit. For most of 20th century a single flower pinned to a lapel or inserted into a jacket buttonhole was part of a sophisticated ,debonair man’s wardrobe.Today ,Boutonnieres -though still very fashionable – are worn at weddings by Groom,groomsman,father of groom and best man and at other special occasions like anniversaries,retirement parties or military memorial services.

Ethel Kessler has designed the stamp. Celebration Bouttonniere will always be equal in value to current First class mail one ounce price .

USA FOREVER CELEBRATION BOUTONNIERE STAMP
USA FOREVER CELEBRATION BOUTONNIERE STAMP 2017

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.

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

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

FLO83 TAIWAN
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.

FLO IOM
MANX WILD FLOWERS ON STAMPS -200TH ANNIVERSARY ROYAL HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY 2004
FLO IOM FRONT
MANX WILD FLOWERS -2004
FLO IOM BACK
MANX WILD FLOWERS 2004