Romania gained independence from the Ottoman Empire in 1877 and with some modifications this has been the country's flag since that time. The original design showed horizontal stripes, this was changed to the present vertical design after influence from the French flag. The colored stripes symbolize Moldova and Walachia, the two principalities that united to form Romania in 1859.
Romania flags are 100% SolarMax Nylon, the longest lasting nylon flag material available. You can fly them outdoors for extended periods because they withstand the damaging effects of sun and wind. Made in America.