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Orchids (2005)

 

Rhynchostylis gigantea var. alba  Rhynchostylis gigantea Lindl. (Ridl.)

Dendrobium gratiosissimum  Dendrobium thyrsiflorum

 

 Issue Name:

Orchids (4th Series)

 Thai Issue Name: กล้วยไม้ (ชุด ๔)
 Issue Date: 2005/2548-09-01
 Cause: To publicize Thai orchids
 Catalogue Number: 2005/38-41
 Denomination: 3 Baht, 3 Baht, 3 Baht, 15 Baht
 Unused Value: 4 Baht, 4 Baht, 4 Baht, 18 Baht
 Complete Set: 30 Baht (unused), 16 Baht (used)
 Thailex Collection: n/a
 Size: 45 x 27 mm
 Quantity of Stamps: 1,000,000 pieces per design
 Printer: Thai British Security Printing Public Company Limited, Thailand
 Subject: Illustrations of different varieties of Rhynchostylis and Dendrobium orchids: 1. Rhynchostylis gigantea var. alba, referred to in Thai as Chang Pheuak (ช้างเผือก);  2. Rhynchostylis gigantea Lindl. (Ridl.), known in Thai as Chang Kra (ช้างกระ); 3. Dendrobium gratiosissimum, in Thai called Euang King Dam (เอื้องกิ่งดำ); and 4. Dendrobium thyrsiflorum, known in Thai as Euang Mon Khai (เอื้องมอนไข่), i.e. egg yolk orchid.
 Related Link: orchid, gluay mai, Changkra Wild Orchid Park, Dendrobium Orchids, Rhynchostylis Orchids, Royal Orchids, Chang Pheuak, 6th ASEAN Orchid Congress