Afghanistan

What Is The National Flower of Afghanistan?

Tulip is the national flower of Afghanistan. Tulipa gesneriana is the scientific name of Tulip and it is commonly known as tulipa or garden tulip. The word “Tulip” is derived from the Turkish word ‘Tulbend’. Tulips are greatly popular among the people of Afghanistan. The cultivation of tulips began in Persia, most probably in the...

National Bird of Afghanistan

The national bird of Afganistan is the Golden eagle. These birds are found throughout the northern hemisphere. They prefer to live in mountainous areas and canyons. Afghanistan’s national bird, the Golden eagle was chosen as the because of its long life, great strength, and majestic looks, and also because it was then believed to exist...