The national flower of the DPRK is magnolia.
Magnolia is a shrub growing in valleys and hillsides in different parts of Korea except some northern areas. It grows 2-5m high and bears white and fragrant blossoms at the tip of fresh branches during May and June. The beautiful and viable plant represents the spirit of the Korean nation.
The flower blossoms for 50-60 days. It is 7-10cm across (15 cm at maximum) and has 6-9 petals and 3 stipules. It is cold-resistant and adapted to the climatic conditions of Korea.