North Carolina

What is the State flower of North Carolina?

Dogwood Blossom is the state flower of North Carolina. It is commonly known as Flowering Dogwood , Dogwood and American Dogwood, which is scientifically known as Cornus florida and synonyms Benthamia florida , Benthamidia florida ,Cornus candidissima, Cynoxylon floridum. North Carolina’s state flower Flowering Dogwood is a small, deciduous tree, which comes from Cornaceae (dogwood)...

What Is The State Tree of North Carolina?

Longleaf Pine is the State Tree of North Carolina. Pinus palustris is the scientific name of Longleaf Pine and it is commonly known as Southern Longleaf 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...

What is the State Mammal of North Carolina?

The gray squirrel is the official state mammal of North Carolina. It was entitled as the official state mammal of North Carolina in 1969. The scientific name of the Gray squirrel is Sciurus carolinensis, which is commonly known as Gray squirrel or Eastern Gray squirrel. The North Carolina’s state mammal, Gray Squirrel is native to...