Kansas Native & Nativar Plants

                                 State Symbols

State Bird Flower Tree
Kansas Western Meadowlark Sunflower Cottonwood


Kansas proudly embraces the Western Meadowlark as its state bird, known for its melodious songs and golden plumage that brighten the state's prairies. Complementing this avian emblem is the Sunflower, the state flower, symbolizing resilience and vitality in its vibrant blooms. Standing tall across Kansas' landscapes is the Cottonwood, the state tree, representing endurance and adaptability in the state's diverse ecosystems.