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The U.S. state of Washington has 21 official emblems, as designated by the Washington State ... While some symbols, including the state flower and state seal, were selected before then, they were not adopted ... Flower · Pacific rhododendron

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Rhododendron macrophyllum, the Pacific rhododendron, California rosebay, California rhododendron, coast rhododendron or big leaf rhododendron, is a large-leaved species of Rhododendron native to the Pacific Coast of North America. It is the state flower of Washington.

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In 1959 Washington officially adopted coast rhododendron (Rhododendron ... appearance (Pacific Rhododendron shrubs can be scraggly and the flowers are ...

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Official state symbols, emblems, and icons of Washington - places to see in ... State Flower ... Image of a variety of apples, the official fruit of Washington State.

www.50states.com/flower/washington.htm

Six flowers were considered, but the final decision was narrowed to clover and the "rhodie," and voting booths were set up for ladies throughout the state.

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When the ballots were counted, the rhododendron had been chosen as the Washington state flower. In 1959, the Legislature designated the native species,  ...

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Coast Rhododendron also known as California Rhododendron is the State flower of Washington, referred as King of Shrubs and are best flowering evergreen ...

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Washington State Flower. Name: Coast Rhododendron. Binomial Name: Rhododendron macrophyllum. Adopted: Legislation of 1892. [Return to top].

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Washington State Flower - Coast Rhododendron. Rhododendron macrophyllum, the Pacific rhododendron, coast rhododendron or big leaf rhododendron, is a ...