Add a touch of spring to your collection with this Official First Day Cover featuring delightful dahlias. This elegant collectible bears both PermanentTM domestic stamps from Canada Post’s annual flower issue. The stamps depicts dahlias in striking shades of fuchsia and orange, while the Official First Day cover features an enlarged version of a dahlia bloom. The Official First Day Cover is cancelled in Bloomfield, Newfoundland and Labrador.
A favourite among Canadian gardeners, the dahlia is native to the mountainous regions of Mexico and Central America and is related to the sunflower, chrysanthemum and daisy.