First adopted in 1959, the flag of Benin has a vertical green stripe and two horizontal stripes , one yellow and one red. These are typical colors found on many African nations' flags. Green represents hope and revival, yellow the preservation of the nation's wealth and red symbolizes the courage and strength of its citizens' ancestors.
The Benin flag is made in America of 100% durable nyl-glo. It will withstand the harsh effects of sun and wind damage. Finished with canvas heading and solid brass grommets.