Title : Korean Orchid Series (3rd Issue)
Stamp Serial#
2349
KPC#
C-1816 
MICHEL#
 
StanGib#
2728 
Scott#
2133b 
Date of Issue
11/12/2003
Quantity
1,000,000 
Denomination
190 won 
Design
Cymbidium lancifolium Hook. 
Original
Painting
Kim, Jae-hak 
Designer
Kim, So-jeong 
Image Area
27mm x 37mm 
Perforation
13 
Sheet Composition
4 x 5
(4 setenant) 
Paper
White unwatermarked
Printing process
and colors
Photogravure, five colors (aromatic stamp) 
Print
Korea Minting and Security Printing Corporation 
Description
Introduced in the third set of the Korean Orchid Series are Cremastra appendiculata (D.Don) Makino, Cymbidium lancifolium Hook., Orchis graminifolia (Reichb.fil.) Tang et Wang and Bulbophyllum drymoglossum Maximowicz.

Cymbidium lancifolium Hook.
This is a perennial growing under the evergreen trees of Jeju Island. It resembles bamboo trees and thus earned the name of Jukbaek, meaning bamboos. The plant has one to three leaves that are 20 to 30 centimeters long and two to three centimeters wide. The stalk of the flower is 10 to 15 centimeters long. Two to four blossoms of light greenish flowers bloom from June to July.