Japan 2010 Afforestation Campaign 2010. Trees and Plants of Kanagawa

From Stamps of the World
  • Issue date: 21st May 2010
  • ten values in a sheetlet of ten
  • Designed by: Tamaki Akira, from photographs
  • Printed by: Cartor SA, France
  • Print process: lithography
  • stamp format height 34mm x width 30mm
  • Sheetlet format height 200mm x width 80mm
  • Perforations: 12.9 x 12.8

Trees and Plants of Kanagawa

  • Prefectural issue. Issued for Kanagawa Prefecture (but de facto sold nationally)

50y ~ nadeshiko, Dianthus superbus
50y ~ sugi, Cryptomeria japonica
50y ~ sawtooth oak, Quercus acutissima
50y ~ Japanese maple, Acer palmatum
50y ~ yamayuri, or golden rayed lily, Lilium auratum
50y ~ bamboo-leaf oak, Quercus myrsinifolia
50y ~ Catanopsis sieboldii
50y ~ ginkgo, Ginkgo biloba
50y ~ Japanese beech, Fagus crenata
50y ~ gentian, Gentiana scabra

sheetlet of ten 50y stamps