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Sp.736 Alpine Plants Postage Stamps (II)

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Stamp SN D736
Stamp Name Sp.736 Alpine Plants Postage Stamps (II)
Stamp Cat Standard Special Stamps
Stamp Cat Flowers, Plants
Issue date 2023-06-06
Suspersion date
Dimension of stamps(mm.) 30 × 40 or 40 × 30 (mm)
Size of souvenir Sheet (mm.)
Printer China Color Printing Co., Ltd.
Drawer Xu Wei
Creative Director
Sheet composition 20 (4 × 5 or 5 × 4)
Print color Colorful
Process Offset
Paper Phosphorescent stamp paper
Perforation 12½
Following the first set of Alpine Plants Postage Stamps (I) issued on June 30, 2021, Chunghwa Post has offered a second set of four stamps, as described below:1.Veronica morrisonicola (NT$8): With obovate-lanceolate leaves and pale blue to violet flowers blossoming from June to August, this plant mainly grows on exposed sunny scree slopes or hillsides in mid to high mountain ranges.2.Dianthus pygmaeus (NT$8): With linear leaves, pink to violet, occasionally white, flowers and petals elongate-clawed, the plant blooms in June and July and is commonly seen on sunny roadside grass verges in mid to high mountain ranges.3.Anaphalis nepalensis (NT$12): A dwarf plant, with thick spatulate leaves and white flowers, the plant opens from July to September on mountain ridges or rock faces exposed to adequate sunlight in the high mountains.4.Nemosenecio formosanus (NT$20): With deeply incised pinnate leaves and a single, erect stem, the head of yellow flowers blossoms from August to October and can be seen near moist rock faces or down ravines in mid to high mountain ranges.
(1) First Day Cover (195 mm × 120 mm): NT$3 apiece(2) Folder (with or without mount): NT$8 apiece(3) Loose-leaf album page: NT$8 apiece(4) Pre-cancelled FDC affixed with one NT$8-denominated stamp: NT$11 apiece(5) Pre-cancelled FDC affixed with a full set of stamps: NT$51 apieceTo purchase the relative philatelic products, please go directly to the post office branches, Postal Museum or order on line at https://stamp.post.gov.tw.