State Flowers List

State Flowers

There are 50 US official state flowers that have been designated by the state’s local government. They are chosen to represent the state for a variety of reasons. Some flowers were chosen because they grow domestically all over the state or some are chosen for their historical reference. 

Click on the state flower below to learn the details about each flower. Even find out which state has designated a pine cone as its official flower!

state

Flower Name

Latin name

Flower

Camellia
Camellia
Camellia
Alpine Forget Me Not
Myosotis alpestris
Alpine forget me not flower
Saguaro Cactus Blossom
Carnegiea gigantea
Saguaro Cactus Blossom
Apple Blossom
Pyrus coronaria
Arkansas State Flower the Apple Blossom
California Poppy
Eschscholtzia californica
California poppy
Rocky Mountain Columbine
Aquilegia caerules
Rocky Mountain Columbine flower
Mountain Laurel
Kalmia latifolia
Peach Blossom
Prunus persica
Peach Blossom
Orange Blossom
Citrus sinensis
Orange Blossom Flower
Cherokee Rose
Rosa laevigata
Georgia state flower the Cherokee Rose
Pua Aloalo
Hibiscus brackenridgei
Hibiscus
Syringa
Philadelphus lewisii
Idaho's state flower the syringa
Violet
Violet Viola
Violet flower
Peony
Paeonia
Peony flower
Wild Prairie Rose
Rosa pratincola
Iowa state flower the prairie rose
Wild Native Sunflower
Helianthus annuus
Goldenrod
Solidago gigantea
Goldenrod
Magnolia
Magnolia grandiflora
Magnolia flower
White pine cone and tassel
Pinus strobus, linnaeus
Eastern white pine cone
Black-eyed Susan
Rudbeckia hirta
Black-eyed Susan
Trailing-Arbutus (Mayflower)
Epigaea repens
Mayflower
Apple Blossom
Pyrus coronaria
Apple blossom flower
Pink and white lady slipper
Cypripedium reginae
lady slipper flower
Magnolia
Magnolia grandiflora
Magnolia flower
White Hawthorn Blossom
Crataegus
white hawthorn blossom
Bitterroot
Lewisia rediviva
Bitterroot flower
Goldenrod
Soldiago gigantea
Goldenrod
Sagebrush
Artemisia tridentata
Purple lilac
Syringa vulgaris
Violet
Viola sororia
Violet
Yucca flower
Yucca glauca
Yucca flower
Rose
Rosa
New York state flower rose
American Dogwood
Cornus florida
Dogwood flower
Wild Prairie Rose
Rosa arkansana
wild prairie rose
Scarlet Carnation
Dianthus caryophyllus
scarlet carnation
Oklahoma Rose
Rosa odorata
Oklahoma rose
Oregon Grape
Berberis aquifolium
Oregon grape flower
Mountain Laurel
Kalmia latiflolia
Mountain laurel
Common Blue Violet
Viola sororia
Yellow Jessamine
Gelsemium sempervirens
Yellow jessamine
Americana Pasque
Pulsatilla hirsutissima
pasque flower
Iris
Iridaceae
Bluebonnet
Lupinus
Bluebonnet
Sego lily
Calochortus gunnisonii
Red Clover
Trifolium pratense
American Dogwood
Cornus florida
American dogwood
Coast Rhododendron
Rhododendron macrophyllum
Rhododendron
Rhododendron maximum
Wood Violet
Viola papilionacea
Indian Paintbrush
Castilleja linariaefolia
Wyoming state flower