This is a list of official symbols for the U.S. state of Illinois: State symbols.
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Illinois designated white oak (Quercus alba) as the official state tree in 1973, the
result of an Illinois schoolchildren poll (replaced native oak, adopted in 1908).
Approximately twenty native species of oak occur in Illinois. From 1908 to 1973,
the state tree was designated as Native Oak. White oaks prefer rich, ...
Illinois State Tree - White Oak - Quercus alba. White Oak Fagaceae Quercus alba
. Leaf: Alternate, simple, oblong to ovate in shape, pinnately veined with an ...
Illinois grows some of the finest hardwoods in the nation, such as black walnut,
red oak, ... State tree: White Oak (Quercus alba); Illinois has six trees listed on the
In 1907, Illinois schoolchildren voted to select the state tree and the state flower.
They selected the Native Oak and the Violet. The General Assembly approved a
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symbols such as the state flag, seal, bird, tree, flower, animal, ...
Find details and a picture of the Illinois state native tree, the White Oak (
Fagaceae Quercus alba). Access Illinois other state symbols.
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