by: Addyson Grimm
The states that border Illinois are Wisconsin, Iowa, Missouri, Kentucky, Indiana, and Lake Michigan.
The Cardinal is a seed-eating bird with a strong bill.
The Violet is certainly one of the most recognizable native wildflowers in this state. It is also one of the most easily grown flower.
The White Oak's leaves are pink in early spring for about one week before turning green.
Fluorite comes in all colors, the various colors result from tiny amounts of other elements substituting for the calcium in crystalline structure.
Springfield is the third and current capital of the US state of Illinois .
Charles Mound is a gentle 1,235-foot ( 376 m ) high hill.
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The Illinois River is a principal tributary of the Mississippi River, approximately 273 miles (439 km ) long.
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The type of wheat grown in Illinois is soft red winter.