Ireland 2008 Coastal Flowers (definitives)

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date: 3rd March 2008
  • three values gummed and one value self-adhesive
  • Designed by Susan Sex (botanical artist)
  • Printed in lithography Irish Security Stamp Printing Ltd, or as stated
  • Perforations 14 x 14¾ [gummed sheet stamps]
  • stamp dimensions (overall) height 27½mm x width 24mm [gummed stamps]
  • Paper: chalk surfaced
  • Phosphor Frame

Definitives. Coastal Flowers[edit]

  • stamps are additional values to the 2004-2005 Flowers series

Sheet stamps. Regular gum[edit]


20c ~ thrift, Armeria maritima
50c ~ biting stonecrop, Sedum acre
82c ~ sea aster, Aster tripolium

20c sheet stamp
50c sheet stamp
82c sheet stamp

Stamp Booklet[edit]

  • contains one gummed pane of ten, perf 14 x 14¾, top and base of pane imperforate:


82c x 5 ~ sea aster, Aster tripolium, imperforate at top
82c x 5 ~ sea aster, Aster tripolium, imperforate at base


booklet pane of ten, imperf at top and at base
booklet cover

Self-adhesive Stamp Booklet[edit]

  • contains ten separately spaced stamps, format (overall) height 29mm x width 24mm
  • die-cut perforations 11 x 11¼


82c x 10 ~ sea aster, Aster tripolium

booklet pane of ten self-adhesive, Australia Post Sprintpak
booklet cover Australia Post Sprintpak
  • Notes: variations of this self-adhesive booklet (stamp) appeared later in a 2009 booklet