state facts

new jersey,rhode island,missisippi

New Jersey

capital-trenton

nickname-the garden state

date of statehood-December 18,1787

state flower-violet

state bird-eastern goldflinch

state tree-Northern Red Oak

Rhode Island

capital-Providence

nickname-the ocean state

date of statehood-May 29,1790

state flower-violet

state bird-Rhode Island Red

state tree-Red Maple

Missisippi

capital-jackson

nickname-Magnolia state

date of statehood-december 10,1817

state flower-magnolia

state bird-mocking bird

state tree-southern magnolia