National Symbols of Jamaica features clockwise from top left: National Bird — Red-billed Streamertail Jamaica's Coat of Arms National Flower – Lignum vitae National Hero - Marcus Garvey (1887-1940) National Tree — Blue Mahoe Jamaican meal of Ackee and Saltfish National Fruit — Ackee Flag of Jamaica National Motto — "Out of Many, One People." Map of Jamaica
"The sun shineth, the land is green and the people are strong and creative” is the symbolism of the colours of the flag. Black depicts the strength and creativity of the people; Gold, the natural wealth and beauty of sunlight; and green, hope and agricultural resources.
Jamaican Flag | Adopted on August 6, 1962, the day it won its independence from the British-the top and bottom are equal green triangles, the left and the right triangles are black in color. The flag has Pan-African colors, each of which venerates Jamaica's African legacy-green is the symbol of hope and agricultural abundance, the yellow is representative of natural resources and sunshine, and Black stands for creativity and courage of the people.