Belgium

What Is The National Flower of Belgium?

Red Poppy is the national flower of Belgium. Scientific name of the Red Poppy is Papaver rhoeas. Red poppy, Belgium’s national flower, is commonly known as common poppy, corn poppy, corn rose, field poppy and Flanders poppy). The flower originally comes from Papaveraecae family. Very few flowers have played such a significant role in religion,...

What is the National Bird of Belgium?

The national bird of Belgium is Common kestrel. The hunter bird that hunts mice, mammals, some big lizards, snakestakes it in a very common prey list of Europe. Its specialized hovering hunting technique makes distinguishes it from other birds of prey. Belgium national bird, The Common kestrel is also known as European Kestrels, Eurasian Kestrels,...