Magnolia State Flower
Its nickname is the magnolia state.
Magnolia state flower. Southern magnolia magnolia grandiflora became the state flower of mississippi in 1952. The capital city is jackson. Southern magnolia magnolia grandiflora was officially designated as the mississippi state flower in 1952. The magnolia blossom was designated the state flower of louisiana in 1900.
Magnolias are native to eastern north america central america and the west indies and east and southeast asia aas well as south america. Magnolias trees have large fragrant white flowers and evergreen leaves that make them one of the most splendid of forest trees and a very popular ornamental plant. In the city of natchez mississippi has many antebellum homes. The state animal is the white tailed deer.
The southern magnolia magnolia grandiflora is a medium size hardwood tree that grows in the southest usa also called evergreen magnolia bull bay big laurel little gem or large flower magnolia. Magnolia grandiflora or southern magnolia belonging to the magnoliaceae family is the louisiana state flower. Louisianans are proud of their beautiful stately and quintessentially southern state flower. The official nickname for mississippi is the magnolia state.
The fragrant magnolia also called siebolds magnolia magnolia sieboldii is north koreas national flower. Since that time pelican state residents have named many streets schools and other public meeting places after the elegant bloom.