Sweden :Stamps on Waterlilies

\"\"Four waterlily motifs designed by Inga-Karin Eriksson are found on this year\’s summer stamps for greetings sent from Sweden to other countries.The waterlily is a perennial water plant and Sweden is home to yellow and white waterlilies as well as the rare red waterlily, which is a variation of the white waterlily.A long time ago the waterlily was linked to the evil spirit of the water, Nacken, and people were warned not to swim where waterlilies grew.

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