State Facts

Florida, Texas, and Missouri

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

Texas

Capital: Austin

Nickname: The Lone Star State

Date of Statehood: December 29, 1845

State Flower: Bluebonnet

State Bird: Northern Mockingbird

State Tree: Pecan Tree

Missouri

Capital: Jefferson City

Nickname: The Show Me State

State Flower: Hawthorn

State Bird: Bluebird

State Tree: Flowering Dogwood