Sweden 2011 Waterlilies (flowers)

From Stamps of the World
  • Issue date: 12th May 2011
  • four values se-tenant in a booklet
  • Designed by: Inga-Karin Eriksson
  • Printed by: Sweden Post Stamps
  • Print process: lithography
  • stamp format height 62mm x width 111mm (overall pane size)
  • Perforations: die-cut 12.6 x 12.7, each stamp with one imperf edge

Booklet (12.00kr), single pane of four
12kr ~ red waterlilies, Nymphaea alba and dragonfly
12kr ~ yellow waterlilies, Nuphar luteum, white waterlilies, Nymphaea alba and dragonfly
12kr ~ yellow waterlily, Nuphar luteum
12kr ~ white waterlily, Nymphaea alba
Cover: botanical drawing (segmented plant)

  • Note: the red waterlily is a natural genetic mutation of the white waterlily, which is why it has the same latin name. It was discovered in a lake in the Fagertärn Forest in Närke Province by Bernhard Kjellmark in 1856

Self-adhesive booklet stamps

booklet cover

First Day Cover