Re: [Aroid-l] Aroid stamp
Anybody can pick out a bunch of pretty flowers or
fruits to put on stamps, but Some of these plants
are not even native to Micronesia.This is obviously not meant to be a
botanical drawing but an artist's rendition of something cute to put on stamps.
A stamp collector would apreciate a little accuracy in the stamps a country
produces what else makes them collectible. Native flowers and fruits on a
country's stamps should be a given, I guess Micronesia doesn't
no photo available...says its a binary file,,,good
lord do they make those anymore?
The 16th stamp in this sheet is named
but the leaf doesn't look like Colocasia
esculenta, rather like Xanthosoma sp.
What may it be? I know that artist sometimes
don't see important features for botanists.
Besides I read somewhere that in various
regions of the world, different species are cultivated as
Can anyone help?
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