Storfjord

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STORFJORD

Province : Troms

Arms of Storfjord

Official blazon

I rødt tre gull valmuer stilt i trepass.

Origin/meaning

The arms were granted on February 9, 1990.

The arms show three flowers of a local poppy species (Papaver laestadianum), which symbolise that the municipality is on the border of Norway, Sweden and Finland.


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Literature : Heraldisk Tiddskrift 68(1993)