Flag of Northern Territory (Northern Territory)
The flag of the Northern Territory is black in the left third and shows the Southern Cross. In the right, ocher part, a white Sturt's Desert Rose (Gossypium sturtianum) is depicted. This is shown with seven petals (actually it has only five petals).
The seven-pointed star in the center represents the six states of Australia and the Northern Territory.The flag was introduced on July 12, 1961.