The following is a list of symbols of the U.S. state of Rhode Island. Contents. [hide
]. 1 State ... List of Rhode Island state symbols ... 1968. Tree · Red Maple
The red maple was voted as the state tree by Rhode Island's school children in
the 1890's; officially recognized in 1964.
It is relatively easy to cultivate from seed and grows very rapidly once established
. Rhode Island State Tree: Red Maple Red Maple wood is somewhat soft.
Origins of the Seal of the State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations. state
seal .... But it wasn't officially adopted as the state tree until 1964. In the fall, the ...
The state tree of Rhode Island has been the red maple, or Acer rubrum. This
hardwood tree can typically reach heights of between 30 and 90 feet (9.14 to
Official Name: The State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations. Origin of
Name: ... State Bird: Rhode Island Red Hen, State Tree: Red Maple. State Song:
Rhode Island: Facts, Map and State Symbols. ... Rhode Island was the 13<sup>th</sup> state
in the USA; it became a state on May 29, 1790 . State Abbreviation ... State Tree.
It is also the state tree of Rhode Island. No one seems to know the whole story of
why it was selected by the citizens of this smallest of states. In the 1890s, a ...
View the Rhode Island State Report ... Membership Tree Packages that Grow
Well in Rhode Island ... Tree City USA Communities in Rhode Island: 12.
It is part of our "State Symbols" series, celebrating the unique, local symbols of
the United States. This print depicts the state tree of Rhode Island. Illustrated and