Pennsylvania Native & Nativar Plants

                            State Symbols

State Bird Flower Tree
Pennsylvania Ruffed Grouse Mountain Laurel Eastern Hemlock


Pennsylvania proudly embraces the Ruffed Grouse as its state bird, known for its camouflaging plumage and distinctive drumming displays in the state's woodlands. Adding to Pennsylvania's natural charm is the Mountain Laurel, the state flower, symbolizing beauty and perseverance in its delicate blooms. Rising proudly across the state is the Eastern Hemlock, a tree species that has stood the test of time, symbolizing grandeur, resilience, and a deep connection to Pennsylvania's forests