Finnish stamp - Leena Airikkala - Finland

Linnaea borealis stamp from Suomi/Finland. This dainty wildflower is also native to North America where it is known as twinflower. It was named after Swedish botanist Carl Linnaeus, and it was his favorite flower.

Buttercups in Sweden

red cottage and summer, a very finnish and swedish (and also an ideal many of us have) form of enjoying the summer vacation. And yes, also a dream of mine, especially a red cottage, not any other colour :-)

BIRGER KAIPIAINEN, A CERAMIC DISH. Signed Kaipiainen, Arabia. Multicoloured decorations of flowers and fruits and ceramic pearls. Early 1970s. Width 62 cm.

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Findland announces results of 2011 Most Beautiful Stamp Poll

STAMP Finland announces results of 2011 Most Beautiful Stamp Poll