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New Stamps from Taiwan

Wild Orchids of Taiwan  1.Calanthe puberula (NT$8): This orchid grows on the ground and is widespread in the mid to high-altitude mountains of Taiwan. It is one of the smaller kinds of Calanthe orchid found in Taiwan. The flowers, 2 … Continue reading

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Romania-Estonia Joint Stamp Issue

The both stamps, with the same face value of Lei 8, illustrate species of rowan tree and spruce.Romania established diplomatic relations with Estonia in 1924. The Baltic state was occupied by the Soviet Union in 1940 and official contacts being restored … Continue reading

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Malta Issued Stamps on Trees in the Mediterranean

The stamps features the the Araar or Sandarac Tree. In 1992, the Araar (Tetraclinis articulata) was selected as Malta’s national tree. This tree is known to grow in just two European countries, namely Malta and southern Spain and also grows in certain … Continue reading

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Croatia Issued Stamp on Mediterranean Trees

The renowned wild olive groves of Lun occupy the furthest tip of the Island of Pag, from the Cape of Saint Martin to Dudić, and further along Gager, Jakišnica and Stanišće. There are around 80,000 autochthonous trees on the area … Continue reading

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New French Stamps

World Wrestling Championships 2017 The World Championship of wrestling takes place in Paris this year from 21 to 28 August. The French Federation of Strong Struggle of the 6 medals obtained during the last four editions of the Olympic Games … Continue reading

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Bosnia and Herzegovina Issued Stamps on Myths and flora 2017

Narcissus is a perennial flowering plant from a family of Amaryllidaceae. Long leaves arise from the bulbs and are alike grass and on a long vertical stems there is a flower composed of a cup and corona surrounded by petals … Continue reading

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Malta Issued Fourth Set of Flora Stamps

The fourth set from the Maltese Flora series was issued on 24th  February 2017. This includes three stamps each bearing a face value of €0.26, €0.42 and €1.25 and respectively depict the Fan-Lipped Orchid (Maltese: Orikida Ħamra), the Yellow Bee-Orchid (Maltese: Żunżana) and … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Luxembourg

50 Years of the Rout Breck On 24th October this year, the “Red Bridge” celebrates the 50th anniversary of its inauguration.The Red Bridge, officially the “Pont Grand-Duchesse Charlotte”, is a symbol of Luxembourg. The “Rout Bréck”, as it is known … Continue reading

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Belarus Issued Stamps on Central Botanical Garden

The Central Botanical Garden of the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) of Belarus was founded in 1932 in Minsk. At present the Central Botanical Garden is a unique natural object of landscape art.It combines the features of metropolitan attractions and … Continue reading

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Malta:Second set of Maltese Flora Stamp

The second set of the Maltese Flora series has been issued on 14th February 2015. The set includes three stamps each bearing a face value of €0.26, €0.59 and €1.16 and respectively depict the Smooth Goatsbeard, the Crown Anemone and … Continue reading

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