In 2015-16, New Zealand held referendums on it's national flag. On the second referendum, its current flag and the above alternative design known as the fern flag (by native architectural designer Kyle Lockwood) were presented to New Zealanders. New Zealanders voted (by a 56%+ margin) to retain the current flag.
"Land of the Long White Cloud"
New Zealand comes from "Zeeland", which is Dutch and a province in the Netherlands.
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