National, Native and Popular Flowers of South Korea
National Flower of South Korea
Hibiscus Syriacus (Rose of Sharon), or in Korea known as Mugunghwa, is the national flower of South Korea. Korea is compared poetically to the flower in the South Korean national anthem. Symbolizing the immortality, Hibiscus syriacus are pink-mauve single flowers having a dark magenta eye.
Other Native and Popular flowers of South Korea
As for the patterns of flowering periods, July, the hottest month, is the time when flowering reaches its peak. The lower the temperature becomes, the fewer species bloom. There are quite a few species blooming in spring and autumn. Some of the flowers blooming in South Korea are, Forsythia Korean Nakai, Rhododendron mucronulatum, Abeliophyllum , Prunus, Magnolia, Ginkgo biloba, Iris, Korean Pulsatilla, Erythronium, Berberis , Cornus , Hylomecon , Chrysanthemum, Aster, Gentiana, Camellia, Nakai, Fischer, Paeonia, Lilium, Cirsium, Anemone, Roses and Majanthemum. While Corylopsis Korean, calleryana var. fauriei, Sorbus alnifolia, Hibiscus syriacus and Forsythia Korean are some of the native flowers of South Korea.
When it comes to gift flowers on the occasions like, Birthdays, Valentine day and any other festival, the Korean People Prefer to give Tulips, Red Roses, White Lilies, Gerberas, Stargazer Lilies , White Roses and Gladioli Vases etc.
Online Florists South Korea
A few of the major online florists who cater to South Korea are PickupFlowers and Korea Flower Mall, Korea Flower Mall is one of the best flower delivery service companies in South Korea which has over 16 years of experience. For a list of South Korea florists who do business online, please visit our page on Online Florists in South Korea.
Send Flowers to South Korea
The Flower Expert has arrived at a few parameters on which florists can be compared so that the customers can select a good florist who suits their needs. You can go through the comparative analysis of the top florists presented in this table. This comprehensive table will help you decide which florist gives the best service when you want to send flowers to South korea.
Facts about South Korea
- Slightly larger than Indiana, Republic of Korea, or South Korea lies below the 38th parallel on the Korean peninsulain East Asia with many islands lying off the western and southern coasts.
- Being the tenth largest steel producer of the world in 1989, South Korea is now the seventh-largest trading partner of United States and is the 11th-largest economy in the world.
- The population of Korea is one of the most ethnically and linguistically homogenous in the world. Virtually all Koreans share a common cultural and linguistic heritage, south Korea has one of the highest population densities in the World.
- Seoul, the South Korean capital, just means "the capital" in the Korean language.