Flag/Flower/Tree/Bird representing the region

Flag representing the region

Flag representing the region
It symbolizes the historic symbol of Joyang Gate in Hongseong and
beautiful west coastal line.
  • 6 white lines in the upper section: 6 continents
  • Moon-shape in the center : Joyang Gate
  • 5 blue lines in the bottom : The Five Oceans
  • A garden city of 21st century in the west coastal region (blue green)

Flower representing the region

Flower representing the region
Forsythia
  • The yellow flower that blossoms in the early spring symbolizes warm and kind heart of Hongseong people. Its tenacious hold on life means a dauntless unity and prosperity.

Tree representing the region

Tree representing the region
Zelkova Tree
  • Zelkova tree is known for providing a large shade, so that it was even called as a shade tree. It symbolizes the history of patriotism and loyalty in ancient Hongseong village.

Bird representing the region

Bird representing the region
Magpie
  • It is the national bird of Korea and a bird of good luck delivering pleasant news. It symbolizes kind and polite Hongseong people’s warmth and hope.
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