Countries and their stereotypical flowers

Challenge #40 in the Just Because series. Hosted by AussieJo.
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The Netherlands is known for their tulips, Australian is known for its Waratah. Show me a photo of a flower that is stereotypically from a country. Include in the description the name of the flower and what country it is known for.
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Turkish Tulip
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Everybody thinks that tulips come from Holland. Actually, Tulips are native to Central Asia and Turkey
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Submitted: Saturday, 13th August, 2011 20:54 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 13th April, 2008
Focal length: 63.3 mm
Shutter speed: 5/298 sec
Aperture: F3.5
ISO: 73
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