state facts



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:

  • Orlando attracts more visitors than any other amusement park in the u.s. .
  • Gatorade was named for the university of Florida Gators
  • There are over 1,000 golf courses in Florida

Tourist Attractions:

  • Florida Keys
  • Walt Disney World
  • Everglades

by:jake olson