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This is the List of U.S. state trees includes official trees of the following states and U.S. possessions:

State State tree Binomial
nomenclature
Image Year
Alabama Longleaf Pine Pinus palustris Longleaf 8246.jpg 1949
clarified 1997[1]
Alaska Sitka Spruce Picea sitchensis Picea sitchensis forest.jpg
Arizona Blue Palo Verde Parkinsonia florida Cercidium floridum whole.jpg
Arkansas Loblolly Pine Pinus taeda Pinus taeda.jpg
California Coast Redwood and Giant Sequoia Sequoia sempervirens
and
Sequoiadendron giganteum
030803a redwoodfog.jpg
Colorado Colorado Blue Spruce Picea pungens Picea pungens tree.jpg
Connecticut White Oak "See Also: Charter Quercus alba PostcardHartfordCTCharterOak1906.jpg
District of Columbia Scarlet Oak Quercus coccinea Quercus coccinea2.jpg
Delaware American Holly Ilex opaca Americanholly 8046.JPG
Florida Cabbage Palmetto Sabal palmetto Spalmetto2.JPG
Georgia Southern Live Oak Quercus virginiana Live oak Georgetown.jpg
Guam Ipil Intsia bijuga Intsia bijuga.jpg
Hawaii Kukui nut tree Aleurites moluccana Starr 020803-0119 Aleurites moluccana.jpg
Idaho Western White Pine Pinus monticola Pinus monticola1.jpg
Illinois White Oak Quercus alba Ancient Oak.jpg
Indiana Tulip-tree Liriodendron tulipifera Liriodendronflower0117.JPG 1931
Iowa Bur Oak Quercus macrocarpa Raunkiaer.jpg
Kansas Eastern Cottonwood Populus deltoides Populus deltoides.jpg
Kentucky Tulip Poplar Liriodendron tulipifera Liriodendronflower0117.JPG [2]
Louisiana Bald Cypress Taxodium distichum Taxodium distichum NRCSMS01010.jpg
Maine Eastern White Pine Pinus strobus EasternWhitePine23.jpg
Maryland White Oak
(see also: Wye Oak)
Quercus alba Wye Oak.jpg
Massachusetts American Elm Ulmus americana Img ulmus americana 2209.jpg 1808
Michigan Eastern White Pine Pinus strobus EasternWhitePine23.jpg
Minnesota Red Pine Pinus resinosa Pinus resinosa.jpg
Mississippi Southern Magnolia Magnolia Grandiflora Magnolia8309.JPG
Missouri Flowering Dogwood Cornus florida Floweringdogwood.jpg
Montana Ponderosa Pine Pinus ponderosa Pinus ponderosa 8144t.jpg
Nebraska Eastern Cottonwood Populus deltoides Populus deltoides.jpg
Nevada Single-leaf Pinyon & Bristlecone pine Pinus monophylla & Pinus longaeva Single-leaf pinyon 1.jpg BristleConeBranch.jpg
New Hampshire American White Birch Betula papyrifera Betula papyrifera1.jpg
New Jersey Northern Red Oak Quercus rubra Quercus rubra 2.JPG
New Mexico Piñon Pine Pinus edulis Pinus edulis.jpg 1949[3]
New York Sugar Maple Acer saccharum Acer saccharum foliage.jpg
North Carolina Longleaf Pine Pinus Palustris Longleaf 8246.jpg 1963[4]
North Dakota American Elm Ulmus americana Img ulmus americana 2209.jpg 2007
Northern Marianas Flame Tree Delonix regia RoyalPoincianaUSVI.jpg
Ohio Ohio Buckeye Aesculus glabra Aesculus glabra var. glabra.jpg
Oklahoma Eastern Redbud Cercis canadensis Cercis siliquastrum4.jpg
Oregon Douglas-fir Pseudotsuga menziesii Douglas Fir in Lassen VNP-750px.JPG
Pennsylvania Eastern Hemlock Tsuga canadensis Tsuga canadensis cones.jpg
Puerto Rico Silk-cotton Tree Ceiba pentandra Kapok tree Honolulu.jpg
Rhode Island Red Maple Acer rubrum Redmaple.jpg
South Carolina Sabal Palmetto Sabal palmetto Spalmetto2.JPG 1939[5]
South Dakota Black Hills Spruce Picea glauca
var. densata
Picea glauca.jpg 1947[6]
Tennessee Tulip-tree Liriodendron tulipifera Liriodendronflower0117.JPG
Texas Pecan Carya illinoinensis Pecan orchard.jpg 1919
Utah Blue Spruce Picea pungens Picea pungens tree.jpg 1933[7]
Vermont Sugar Maple Acer saccharum Acer saccharum foliage.jpg
Virginia Flowering dogwood Cornus florida Floweringdogwood.jpg
Washington Western Hemlock Tsuga heterophylla Tsuga heterophylla1.jpg [8]
West Virginia Sugar Maple Acer saccharum Acer saccharum foliage.jpg
Wisconsin Sugar Maple Acer saccharum Acer saccharum foliage.jpg
Wyoming Plains Cottonwood Populus deltoides
subsp. monilifera
Populus deltoides.jpg

See also

References

  1. ^ "Official Alabama Tree". Alabama Emblems, Symbols and Honors. Alabama Department of Archives & History. 2003-11-06. http://www.archives.state.al.us/emblems/st_tree.html. Retrieved 2007-03-22.  
  2. ^ http://www.lrc.ky.gov/krs/002%2D00/095.pdf KRS002.095
  3. ^ "New Mexico Secretary of State: KID'S Corner". http://www.sos.state.nm.us/KidsCorner/StateSymbols.html. Retrieved 2009-05-09.  
  4. ^ "State tree". North Carolina General Statutes § 145‑3. http://www.ncleg.net/enactedlegislation/statutes/html/bysection/chapter_145/gs_145-3.html.  
  5. ^ "South Carolina Statehouse student web page". http://www.scstatehouse.net/studentpage/tree.htm. Retrieved 2007-07-15.  
  6. ^ "South Dakota State symbols and emblems". http://www.netstate.com/states/symb/sd_symb.htm. Retrieved 2008-10-20.  
  7. ^ Utah State Tree - Blue Spruce from pioneer.utah.gov "Pioneer - Utah's Online Library" page. Retrieved on 2008-09-08
  8. ^ "Symbols of Washington State". Washington State Legislature. http://www1.leg.wa.gov/Legislature/StateSymbols/. Retrieved 2007-03-11.  
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