Malaysia’s National Flower, Bunga Raya is well known throughout the world as Hibiscus or shoeflower and is botanically referred to as the Hibiscus rosa-sinensis. It belongs to the same family of plants as the cotton and okra or bendir. Hibiscus is the largest genus consisting of some 300 species which are widely distributed mainly in the tropics.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Date of Issue: 12.12.1984
10sen White Hibiscus, 20sen Red Hibiscus, 40sen Pink Hibiscus, $1 Orange Hibiscus