List of U.S. state trees

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This is a list of U.S. state trees, including official trees of the following states and U.S. possessions:

StateState treeBinomial
nomenclature
ImageYear
AlabamaLongleaf PinePinus palustrisLongleaf 8246.jpg1949
clarified 1997[1]
AlaskaSitka SprucePicea sitchensisPicea sitchensis forest.jpg1962
ArizonaBlue Palo VerdeParkinsonia floridaCercidium floridum whole.jpg1954
ArkansasLoblolly PinePinus taedaPinus taeda.jpg1939
American SamoaPandanusPandanusPandanus tectorius (5187732979).jpg
CaliforniaCoast RedwoodSequoia sempervirens030803a redwoodfog.jpg1937
Giant SequoiaSequoiadendron giganteumGrizzly Giant Mariposa Grove.jpg1937
ColoradoColorado Blue SprucePicea pungensPicea pungens tree.jpg1939
ConnecticutWhite Oak "See Also: CharterQuercus albaPostcardHartfordCTCharterOak1906.jpg1947
District of ColumbiaScarlet OakQuercus coccineaQuercus coccinea Fe1aJPG.jpg
DelawareAmerican HollyIlex opacaAmericanholly 8046.JPG1939
FloridaSabal PalmSabal palmettoSpalmetto2.JPG1953
GeorgiaSouthern Live OakQuercus virginianaLive oak Georgetown.jpg1937
GuamIpilIntsia bijugaIntsia bijuga.jpg
HawaiiCandlenut TreeAleurites moluccanaStarr 020803-0119 Aleurites moluccana.jpg1959
IdahoWestern White PinePinus monticolaPinus monticola1.jpg1935
IllinoisWhite OakQuercus albaQuercus alba.jpg1973
IndianaTulip TreeLiriodendron tulipiferaLiriodendronflower0117.JPG1931 [2]
IowaBur OakQuercus macrocarpaRaunkiaer.jpg
KansasEastern CottonwoodPopulus deltoidesPopulus deltoides.jpg
KentuckyTulip-treeLiriodendron tulipiferaLiriodendronflower0117.JPG[3]
LouisianaBald CypressTaxodium distichumTaxodium distichum NRCSMS01010.jpg
MaineEastern White PinePinus strobusEasternWhitePine23.jpg1945
MarylandWhite Oak
(see also: Wye Oak)
Quercus albaWye Oak.jpg
MassachusettsAmerican ElmUlmus americanaImg ulmus americana 2209.jpg1941[citation needed]
MichiganEastern White PinePinus strobusEasternWhitePine23.jpg1955
MinnesotaRed PinePinus resinosaPinus resinosa.jpg
MississippiSouthern MagnoliaMagnolia grandifloraMagnolia grandiflora 2004.jpg
MissouriFlowering DogwoodCornus floridaFloweringdogwood.jpg
MontanaPonderosa PinePinus ponderosaPinus ponderosa 8144t.jpg
NebraskaEastern CottonwoodPopulus deltoidesPopulus deltoides.jpg
NevadaSingle-leaf PinyonPinus monophyllaSingle-leaf pinyon 1.jpg
Bristlecone pinePinus aristataBristleConeBranch.jpg
New HampshireAmerican White BirchBetula papyriferaBetula papyrifera1.jpg1947
New JerseyNorthern Red OakQuercus rubraQuercus rubra 2.JPG
New MexicoPiñon PinePinus edulisPinus edulis.jpg1949[4]
New YorkSugar MapleAcer saccharumAcer saccharum foliage.jpg
North CarolinaLongleaf PinePinus palustrisLongleaf 8246.jpg1963[5]
North DakotaAmerican ElmUlmus americanaImg ulmus americana 2209.jpg2007[citation needed]
Northern MarianasFlame TreeDelonix regiaRoyalPoincianaUSVI.jpg
OhioOhio BuckeyeAesculus glabraAesculus glabra var. glabra.jpg
OklahomaEastern RedbudCercis canadensisCercis siliquastrum4.jpg
OregonDouglas-firPseudotsuga menziesiiDouglas Fir in Lassen VNP-750px.JPG
PennsylvaniaEastern HemlockTsuga canadensisTsuga canadensis cones.jpg
Puerto RicoSilk-cotton TreeCeiba pentandraKapok tree Honolulu.jpg
Rhode IslandRed MapleAcer rubrumAcer rubrum 001.jpg1964
South CarolinaSabal PalmSabal palmettoSpalmetto2.JPG1939[6]
South DakotaBlack Hills SprucePicea glauca
var. densata
Picea glauca.jpg1947[7]
TennesseeTulip-treeLiriodendron tulipiferaLiriodendronflower0117.JPG
TexasPecanCarya illinoinensisPecan orchard.jpg1919
US Virgin IslandsYellow ElderTecoma stansTecoma stans, flowers+pods.jpg
UtahBlue SprucePicea pungensPicea pungens tree.jpg1933[8]
VermontSugar MapleAcer saccharumAcer saccharum foliage.jpg1949
VirginiaFlowering dogwoodCornus floridaFloweringdogwood.jpg
WashingtonWestern HemlockTsuga heterophyllaTsuga heterophylla1.jpg[9]
West VirginiaSugar MapleAcer saccharumAcer saccharum foliage.jpg
WisconsinSugar MapleAcer saccharumAcer saccharum foliage.jpg1949[10]
WyomingPlains CottonwoodPopulus deltoides
subsp. monilifera
Populus deltoides.jpg

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official Alabama Tree". Alabama Emblems, Symbols and Honors. Alabama Department of Archives & History. 2003-11-06. Retrieved 2007-03-22. 
  2. ^ Ind. Code §1-2-7-1 (1931)
  3. ^ http://www.lrc.ky.gov/krs/002%2D00/095.pdf KRS002.095
  4. ^ "New Mexico Secretary of State: KID'S Corner". Retrieved 2009-05-09. 
  5. ^ "North Carolina State Tree". 
  6. ^ "South Carolina Statehouse student web page". Archived from the original on 2007-06-22. Retrieved 2007-07-15. 
  7. ^ "South Dakota State symbols and emblems". Retrieved 2008-10-20. 
  8. ^ Utah State Tree - Blue Spruce from pioneer.utah.gov "Pioneer - Utah's Online Library" page. Retrieved on 2008-09-08
  9. ^ "Symbols of Washington State". Washington State Legislature. Retrieved 2007-03-11. [dead link]
  10. ^ "Wisconsin State Symbols". State of Wisconsin. Retrieved 2011-12-19. 

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