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The flag of Canada, is a banner modelled after the .,
The upper third of the flag features the English heraldic lion which appeared both on the coat of arms of, for whom the province is named, and on that of King . The lower two-thirds show an island on which appear three small oak saplings (on the left) – representing the three counties of PEI (Prince, Queens, and Kings) – under the protection of a great oak tree which represents Great Britain. The three sides away from the mast are bordered by alternating bands of red and white.