This is a list of official symbols for the U.S. state of Illinois: State symbols.
Seal of Illinois ... List of Illinois state symbols ... Tree · White oak (Quercus alba) ...
Illinois designated the white oak (Quercus alba) as the official state tree in 1973.
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, ...
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
Oct 28, 2005 ... Adoption of the Illinois Native State Tree. Rochelle, Illinois (population about
10,000) is located in north-central Illinois about 95 miles west of ...
Illinois State Tree - White Oak - Quercus alba. White Oak Fagaceae Quercus alba
. Leaf: Alternate, simple, oblong to ovate in shape, pinnately veined with an ...
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State Fish Bluegill, State Reptile Painted Turtle. White Oak. State Tree
Apr 24, 2002 ... The white oak tree found here at Nazareth College, also known as ... The white
oak is the state tree for Illinois, Connecticut, and Maryland (5).
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