Hibiscus syriacus also known as the Korean Rose is the national flower of South Korea. The flower appears in national emblems, and Korea is compared poetically to the flower in the South Korean national anthem. The flower's name in Korean is mugunghwa (Hangul: 무궁화; Hanja: 無窮花). The flower's symbolic significance stems from the Korean word mugung, which means "eternity" or "inexhaustible abundance". Various emblems of South Korea contain hibiscus syriacus.
#17 (Required) -- Read through the words of the National Anthem. Explain what Francis Scott Key was actually telling us about his view of the flag that night and the next morning. When did it become the National Anthem? With other members of your Unit, share the story of that night by depicting that scene through a skit, a narrative, or other creative way (include the date, the conflict, the flag's design at the time, its condition, and the situation that prompted Key's poem.