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New Stamps from Romania

Cactus Flowers Cacti are part of the Cactaceae family, which contains over 4000 species. The word “káktos” comes from the Greek language and means a spiky plant. Lophocereus schottii forma Monstruosus, illustrated on the stamp with face value of Lei 3.50, is a naturally occurring genetically … Continue reading

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Israel-Croatia Joint Stamp Issue

In 2017, Israel and Croatia mark 20 years of diplomatic relations. The goal is to strengthen friendly relations between the two countries. We have seen ups and downs in the past, but now are moving forward positively. Croatia – a … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Kyrgyzstan

Historical and Cultural Ties between Kyrgyzstan and China :Li Bai This miniature sheet comprises two postage stamps. China and Kyrgyzstan are neighboring countries, with friendly relations. Mutual understanding and support have developed between them. China was one of the first countries … Continue reading

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Australia Issued Stamps on Succulent Plants

The four domestic base-rate ($1) stamps were designed by Melbourne-based Janet Boschen Design and featured the following species: Portulaca cyclophylla (Western Australia), Tecticornia verrucosa (WA, Northern Territory, South Australia), Calandrinia creethae (WA) and Gunniopsis quadrifida (WA, NT, SA, Queensland and NSW).

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New Stamps from France

Concourse Lepine Since its inception, the “Concours Lépine” has evolved, but has remained a springboard, a precursor, a showcase inescapable where thousands of extraordinary inventions (ballpoint pen, steam iron, mechanical heart, Contact lenses, fertilizer Riviera, Aspivenin …) were born and … Continue reading

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Netherlands Issued Stamps on Spring Flowers

This issue consists of a sheet of stamps and three cards with beautiful watercolors of Narcissus Bunch of Janneke Brinkman-Salentijn. The entire series consists of a total of four post sets.  Issue Date: 16.02.2017

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New Stamps from Fiji

Hibiscus Flowers 80 Years of Rotary (1936-2016) 38c – Medical Incinerator for Wainibokasi Hospital 62c- Dialysis Machine for Kidney Foundation of Fiji $1.04 – Emergency Response Kit $5 – Braille Machines for Fiji Society for the Blind  Village Tourism Site … Continue reading

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First in India (1)

First Flower on Indian Stamps Lotus was the first flower appeared on any Indian stamps. On 24 October 1954 India Post issued a stamp on United Nations Day.Lotus flower was printed on this stamp. Denomination of this stamp was 2 … Continue reading

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Singapore-Pakistan Joint Stamp Issue

The stamps depicts National Flowers of both the countries Orchid and Jasmine.

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