State Facts

Hawaii, Florida, California

Hawaii

Capital: Honolulu

Nickname: "The Aloha State"

Date of statehood: August 20, 1959

State Flower: Hawaiian Hibiscus

State Bird: Nene

State Tree: Aleurites Moluccana

Interesting facts:

  • Hawaii is the only state that grows coffee.
  • There are only 12 letters in the Hawaiian alphabet.
  • Hawaii is the 50th state admitted to the union on August 20, 1959

Tourist Attractions:

  • Pearl Harbor
  • Turtle Bay Resort
  • Sea Life Park Hawaii

Florida

Capital: Tallahassee

Nickname: "The Sunshine State"

Date of Statehood: March 3, 1845

State Flower: Orange Blossom

State Bird: Northern Mockingbird

State Tree: Cabbage Palmetto

Interesting Facts:

  • Cape Caneveral is Americas launch pad for Space flights.
  • The largest lake in Florida is Lake Okeechobee
  • Saint Augustene is the oldest Europen settlement in North America
Tourist Attractions:

  • Walt Disney World
  • Universal Orlando
  • Sea World Orlando

California

Capital: Sacramento

Nickname: The Golden State

Date of Statehood: September 9, 1850

State Flower: Eschscholzia Californica

State Bird: California Quail

State Tree: Redwood

Interesting Facts

  • Yorba Linda is home to the Richard Nixon Library.
  • Frenso proclaimes itself the raisin Capital of the World.
  • There are more than 300,000 tons of grapes grown in California annually .
Tourist Attractions

  • Disney Land
  • Golden Gate Bridge
  • San Diago Zoo

by: Hunter Winkelmann