On this official inauguration day of the USA President Barack Obama, we give to you the beginning of our tribute to the 50 states by the date they were admitted to the Union, which will include an illustration of their flower and the fun nicknames of each state. Some like Delaware, had more than one.
Kelly: The Mountain Laurel was PA’s flower. Gorgeous white petals with blood red splotches…. drawing doesn’t do it justice. It’s poisonous (if eaten) to several animals including horses, cattle, goats, deer, monkeys and HUMANS. (How did they know about the monkeys?)