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Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Monaco 2017 - National Species : Thick-Rooted Campanula



COUNTRY: MONACO
ISSUE DATE: 2 May 2017 
STAMP SIZE: 30 x 40.85 mm
CIRCULATION: 120 000
ENGRAVING: -
STAMP DESIGN: Noëlle Le Guillouzic



Perennial plant 10 to 30 cm tall, the thick-rooted campanula, Campanula macrorhiza, grows on rocks in the south-east of France, but also in Spain, Italy and in Algeria. It can be found in Monaco on the rocky walls of the Rampe Major.   








Stamp images and description thanks to:
OETP - Office des Émissions de Timbres-Poste

OETP - Monaco Post