Philippines will release special stamps on Hoya plant

\"\"The Philippine Postal Corporation will release 4 stamps on 8th March 2011 featuring the Philippine Hoyas  . It is classified as a \”Special\” kind of issue with denomination of P 7.00 with quantity of 100,000 pieces and 5,000 pieces of souvenir sheet of P 28.00, respectively.Hoya, commonly called wax plant, belongs to the Asclepiadaceae family. Hoyas are evergreen climbing vines or shrubs growing to 1-10 m (or more with suitable support in trees). They have simple opposite leaves 5-30 cm long that are typically succulent.

 

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