Official State Tree For Each State

Official 50 US State Trees

Each one of the 50 US states has a designated state tree. Every state trees are native and thrive in that state, except Hawaii’s state tree (originally from Asia). The 50 state trees usually are chosen for historical reasons or the state’s local timber economy.

Click on the state below to see pictures of the tree, what its flowers, bark, and stem look like, and even learn the scientific name! 

Longleaf Pine
Pinus palustris
Alaska
Sitka Spruce
Picea sitchensis
alaska state tree sitka spruce
Arizona
Yellow Palo Verde
Parkinsonia microphylla
Arkansas
Loblolly Pine
Pinus taeda
California
California Redwood
Sequoia sempervirens & Sequoia gigantea
Colorado
Colorado Blue Spruce
Picea pugens
Connecticut
White Oak
Quercus alba
Delaware
American Holly
Ilex opaca
Florida
Sabal palm
Sabal palmetto
Georgia
Southern Live Oak
Quercus virginiana
Hawaii
Candlenut Tree
Aleurites moluccana
Idaho
Western White Pine
Pinus monticola
Illinois
White Oak
Quercus alba
Indiana
Tulip Tree
Liriodendron tulipifera
Iowa
Bur Oak
Quercus macrocarpa
Kansas
Eastern Cottonwood
Populus deltoides
Kentucky
Tulip Tree
Liriodendron tulipifera
Louisiana
Bald Cypress
Taxodium distichum
Maine
Eastern White Pine
Pinus strobus
Maryland
White Oak
Quercus alba
Massachusetts
American Elm
Ulmus americana
Michigan
Eastern White Pine
Pinus strobus
Minnesota
Red Pine
Pinus resinosa
Mississippi
Southern Magnolia
Magnolia grandiflora
Missouri
Flowering Dogwood
Cornus florida
Montana
Ponderosa Pine
Pinus ponderosa
Nebraska
Eastern Cottonwood
Populus deltoides
Nevada
Single-Leaf Pinyon & Bristlecone Pine
Pinus monophylla & Pinus longaeva
New Hampshire
Paper Birch
Betula papyrifera
New Jersey
Northern Red Oak
Quercus rubra
New Mexico
Piñon Tree
Pinus edulis
New York
Sugar Maple
Acer saccharum
North Carolina
Longleaf Pine
Pinus palustris
North Dakota
American Elm
Ulmus americana
Ohio
Ohio Buckeye
Aesculus glabra
Oklahoma
Eastern Redbud
Cercis canadensis
Oregon
Douglas Fir
Pseudotsuga menziesii
Pennsylvania
Eastern Hemlock
Tsuga canadensis
Rhode Island
Red Maple
Acer rubrum
South Carolina
Sabal Palm
Sabal palmetto
South Dakota
White Spruce
Picea glauca
Tennessee
Tulip Tree
Liriodendron tulipfera
Texas
Pecan
Carya illinoinensis
Utah
Quaking Aspen
Populus tremuloides
Vermont
Sugar Maple
Acer saccharum
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming