New Mexico

What is the State Flower of New Mexico?

The Yucca glauca or Yucca is the state flower of New Mexico. Its scientific name is Yucca glauca. It belongs to the Agavaceae family. Yucca is the genus of the Yucca and its species is A. tridentata. The New Mexico’s state flower Yucca glauca is commonly known as Yucca, Joshua Tree, Spanish Bayonet, Spanish Dagger,...

What IS The State Tree of New Mexico?

Pinyon pine is the State Tree of New Mexico. Pinus resinosa is the scientific name of Pinyon pine and it is commonly known as Pinon pine. It is also known as the Colorado pinyon, pinyon pine, Rocky Mountain pinyon, and two-needle pinyon. Pinus are the genus of the Pinyon pine and P. edulis is its...