Pennsylvania

What is the State Flowers of Pennsylvania?

The Mountain Laurel is the state flower of Pennsylvania. Its scientific name is Kalmia latifolia. It belongs to Ericaceae family. Kalmia is the genus of the Mountain Laurel flower and its species is K. latifolia. The Pennsylvania’s state flower Mountain Laurel is commonly known as Mountain Laurel, Ivybush, Calico Bush, Spoonwood, Sheep Laurel, Lambkill and...

What Is The State Tree of Pennsylvania?

Eastern Hemlock is the State Tree of Pennsylvania. Tsuga Canadensis is the scientific name of Eastern Hemlock and it is commonly known as eastern hemlock-spruce or Canadian hemlock, and in the region of French-language of Canada it is called pruche du Canada. Tsuga is the genus of the Eastern Hemlock and T. Canadensis is its...

What is the State Animal of Pennsylvania?

White-tailed deer is the state Animal of Pennsylvania, which scientifically known as Odocoileus virginianus. It is native to the United States, Canada, Mexico, Central America, and South America as far south as Peru and Bolivia. It has also been introduced to New Zealand, Cuba, Jamaica, Hispaniola, Puerto Rico, Bahamas, Lesser Antilles, and some countries in...

What is the Pennsylvania State Bird?

Ruffed Grouse is the state bird of Pennsylvania. Pennsylvania titled the Ruffed grouse as the official state bird of Pennsylvaniain 1931. These mid-sized grouse can be found in deciduous and coniferous forest with a scattered clearing. Even though its spotted grayish or reddish body can make them hard to notice in the wild, the “drumming...