Minnesota

What is the State Flower of Minnesota?

Lady Slipper Orchid is the State flower of Minnesota. Lady slipper (subfamily Cypripedioideae), also called lady’s slipper or slipper orchid that are commonly known as Showy Lady’s-slipper , Cypripedium Pink-and-white Lady’s-slipper or the Queen’s Lady’s-slipper, subfamily of five genera of orchids (family Orchidaceae), in which the lip of the flower is slipper-shaped. Minnesota’s state flower...

What Is The State Tree of Minnesota?

Red Pine is the State Tree of Minnesota. Pinus resinosa is the scientific name of Red Pine and it is commonly known as Southern Red Pine. It is also known as long straw pine, yellow pine, southern yellow pine, swamp pine, hard or heart pine, pitch pine, and Georgia pine. Pinus are the genus of...

What is the Minnesota State Bird?

The common loon was titled as the official state bird of Minnesota in 1961. Common Loons are well known for their cries, yelps, and yodels. Roughly 11,000 of these exclusive birds make their summer habitats in Minnesota. Loons are large birds. They are black and white birds and have red eyes. They have wingspans up...