Pro Juventute Stamps of Switzerland -1972 -Roses

Pro Juventute Stamps of Switzerland -1972 -Roses

Pro Juventute is a charitable foundation in Switzerland established in 1912. It is dedicated to supporting the rights and needs of Swiss children and Youth. Since1913, the Swiss Post Office has been issuing an annual charity stamp series to support the work of  Pro Juventute. The Latin phrase “Pro Juventute” means “For the Children”

The Theme for 1968 series of four stamps issued on 01 Dec 1972 was Roses. The details are listed. A FDC is also listed

10+10c – “Mc Gredy’s Sunset” Rose

20+10c – “Miracle” Rose

30+10c- “Papa Meilland” Rose

40+20c – “Madam Dimitriu” Rose

SWISS FDC JUVENTUTE 72
SWISS FDC JUVENTUTE 72 -ROSES

 

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Symbol of Love – Stamps on Roses Thailand 2015-Valentines Day

Symbol of Love Stamps on Roses Thailand 2015

Thailand issued a stamp on 09 Feb 2015 on theme Symbol of Love and Valentine’s day. It was printed with perfumed ink and rose variety named “Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn” depicted to mark 60th Anniversary of HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn.

ROSES THAILAND
PRINCESS MAHA CHAKRI SIRINDHORN ROSESTAMPS OF THAILAND 2015

Rose Stamps on Valentine’s Day -Taiwan 2012

Rose Stamps on Valentine’s DayTaiwan 2012

In the matters of Heart -Rose plays an important part. Valentine’s Day, matters of Heart and Rose are closely interlinked.

Chungwa post (Republic of China) Taiwan issued a beautiful Heart Shaped miniature sheet on 10 Feb 2012 to celebrate Valentine’s Day.

 

TAIWAN MS ROSE
MINIATURE SHEET ON ROSE -VALENTINE’S DAY 2012 -TAIWAN
TAIWAN MS ROSE FDC
VALENTINE’S DAY 2012TAIWAN POST MINIATURE SHEET FDC ON ROSE

Cyprus Stamps on Roses -2011

Cyprus Stamps on Roses -2011

Cyprus issued a stamp on roses on 23 Mar 2011. The species of Rose on the stamp is Rosa Damascena or Damask Rose. This is a hybrid rose derived from Rosa gallica and Rosa moschata.

ROSES CYPRUS
DAMASK ROSE -STAMPS OF CYPRUS 2011

Bangladesh stamps 2010- Roses Cultivated varieties in Bangladesh

Bangladesh stamps 2010- Roses Cultivated varieties in Bangladesh

Bangladesh issued a set of 10 stamps on Rose Varieties cultivated in Bangladesh. A  miniature sheet was also issued. The rose varieties are Alec’s Red, Royal Highness, Queen Eliazabeth, Ballerina,Alexander,Blue Moon, Papa Meilland,Double Delight,Iceberg,Sonia, Sunblest, Piccadilly, Pascali.

ROSES BANGLADESH
ROSES CULTIVATED VARIETIES IN BANGLADESH -2010

Great Britain stamps on Roses 1976

Great Britain stamps on Roses 1976.

Great Britain issued a set of four stamps on 30 Jun 1976 to mark 100th Anniversary of Royal National Rose Society. The Four species of Roses on stamps were Elizabeth Of Glamis,Grandpa Dickson,Rosa Mundi and Sweet Briar.

Elizabeth of Glamis (Irish Beauty) – Introduced in 1964, Elizabeth of Glamis was named after Her Royal Highness Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother whose childhood home was Glamis Castle in Scotland. It is a sweet scented excellent cluster flowered rose with lush dark green foilage on a bushy medium sized plant. The petals are luminous salmon orange.

Grandpa Dickson Rose ( Irish Gold) – Introduced in 1966.A popular large flowered rose has full double blooms that are well formed and yellow. Has won many awards for its crispness.

Rosa Mundi – Derived from wild rose pale pink with splashed with crimson.

Sweet Briar Rose – This vigorous tall shrub has densely prickly fawny green stems covered by strong thorns. The dark green foliage smells strongly of apples when crushed. Flowers are scented,pink and beautiful.

ROSES GB
ROSES ON GREAT BRITAIN STAMPS 1976

Tea Roses Konrad Henkel & Maid of Honor on Canada stamps 2014

Tea Roses Konrad Henkel & Maid of Honor on Canada stamps 2014.

Canada Post issued a Miniature sheet with two stamps on roses to its popular flower series on 23 APR 2014.

Konrad Henkel – It is a hybrid tea rose registered in 1983. Grown on shrubs it has medium red color , very fragrant and blooms in late spring and early summer.

Maid of Honor – It is relatively new  hybrid tea rose introduced in 2007.It is a climber that grows on a plant that can rise up to 10 feet. Yellow white in color it is very fragrant.

The roses are courtesy Montreal Botanical Garden.

ROSES CANADA
KONRAD HENKEL AND MAID OF HONOR HYBRID TEA ROSES CANADA 2014