Each country in Britain has its own patron saint and floral emblem
England The Tudor rose is the national floral emblem of England. It symbolizes the end of the Wars of the Roses.
Thistle is a purple flower which was first used in the 15th century as a symbol of defence. The thistle has been a Scottish symbol for more than 500 years. It was found on ancient coins and coats of arms. Scotland The national flower of Scotland is the thistle
The national flower of Wales is the daffodil, which is traditionally worn on St. Davids Day. Wales
The national flower of Northern Ireland is the shamrock, a three-leaved plant similar to clover. It is a symbol of trinity Northern Ireland
The United Kingdom flag was officially adopted on January 1, the Union Jack
The flag of the UK is a combination of the flags of England (the cross of St. George), Scotland (the cross of St. Andrew), and Ireland (the cross of St. Patrick).
In The Royal Seal we see the Lions, and the Unicorn. The Harp of David, and the standing Red Lion. Lions with royal crowns. The words: "DIEU ET MON DROIT" which are Latin and mean: "God And My Right"
Unofficial Coat of Arms The "Three Lions" is the unofficial crest of England and was first used by Richard I ( Richard the Lionheart ) in the late 12th century.