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Re: Flowers on coins
« Reply #90 on: October 17, 2015, 01:43:34 AM »
South Korea, 1 won, 1966.  Brass.

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« Reply #91 on: October 17, 2015, 01:44:46 AM »
South Korea, 1 won, 1969.  Aluminium.
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« Reply #92 on: October 17, 2015, 01:53:21 AM »
South Korea, 1 won, 1983.

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Flowers on coins
« Reply #93 on: December 04, 2015, 02:49:49 PM »
Austria €20 (2016): Vienna Opera Ball.



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Re: Flowers on coins
« Reply #94 on: December 09, 2015, 01:41:16 PM »
Gibraltar, 20, 2014.  Candytuft flowers.

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« Reply #95 on: December 09, 2015, 01:53:27 PM »
Gibraltar, 5 pence, 2014.  Dama de noche flower (Cestrum nocturnum).  Known as "the lady of the night", this flower releases a strongly perfumed scent at night.
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Re: Flowers on coins
« Reply #96 on: December 09, 2015, 05:59:27 PM »
Canada 2 dollars 2015 Red poppies - a symbol of remembrance of those killed in the First World War.


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Re: Flowers on coins
« Reply #97 on: December 11, 2015, 05:04:51 PM »
Belize, 10 dollars, 1994.  Royal Visit.  Black orchids, roses.

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Re: Flowers on coins
« Reply #98 on: May 24, 2016, 10:13:04 AM »


Paraguay, 1 centimo, 1950.

Guava flower.  Psidium guajava, the common guava, is an evergreen shrub or small tree native to the Caribbean, Central America and South America. It is easily pollinated by insects; in culture, mainly by the common honey bee, Apis mellifera.

The coin was issued in 1944, 1948 and 1950.

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« Reply #99 on: May 24, 2016, 10:13:51 AM »






Paraguay, 5 centimos, 1947.

Passion flower.  Passiflora edulis is a vine species of passion flower that is native to Brazil, Paraguay and northern Argentina. Its common names include passion fruit (US), passionfruit (UK and Commonwealth), and purple granadilla (South Africa).

The coin was issued in 1944 and 1947.

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« Reply #100 on: May 24, 2016, 10:14:39 AM »






Paraguay, 10 centimos, 1947. 

The Orange blossom is the fragrant flower of the Citrus sinensis (orange tree). It is used in perfume making and has been written about as an aphrodisiac

The coin was issued in 1944 and 1947.

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« Reply #101 on: May 24, 2016, 10:15:20 AM »






Paraguay, 25 centimos, 1951. 

The flower of the Lapacho tree.  Handroanthus impetiginosus: pink ipê, pink lapacho, or pink trumpet tree is a native Bignoniaceae tree of America, distributed from northern Mexico south to northern Argentina. Lapacho is the national tree of Paraguay.

The coin was issued in 1944, 1948 and 1951.

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« Reply #102 on: May 24, 2016, 10:17:15 AM »
Paraguay: floral set.



See also: Paraguay: floral set of 1944 to 1951.
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« Reply #103 on: May 30, 2016, 04:37:45 PM »
Isle of Man, 5 pence, 1984.  Cushag flower.

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« Reply #104 on: June 12, 2016, 01:08:44 AM »
Guernsey, 2 pounds, 1997.  The reverse design features Guernsey lilies. The design was the work of Robert Elderton.

This coin was included in sets only. The circulation coin was not issued until 1998. The effigy of the Queen appearing on the 1998 coin was by Ian Rank-Broadley. This coin shows the effigy by Raphael Maklouf.