To commemorate Kim Jong-il's birthday in 1988 a flower named {quote}Kimjongilia{quote} (flower of Kim Jong-il) was cultivated. It is designed to bloom every year on his birthday.

To commemorate Kim Jong-il's birthday in 1988 a flower named "Kimjongilia" (flower of Kim Jong-il) was cultivated. It is designed to bloom every year on his birthday. 

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Alan James is a South African documentary photographer based in Southeast Asia. 

 

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Thank you to Chris Askham for the illustrations.