Tuesday, February 22, 2011
Minnesota State Symbols
The state butterfly: Monarch. These fly to Mexico in the winter and return to Minnesota in the summer.
The state bird: Common Loon. Look how her baby rides on her back!
The state flower: Showy Lady's Slipper. Remember, you cannot pick these or buy them in a store!
The state fruit: Honeycrisp Apples. These were developed at the University of Minnesota. They are very delicious!
The state fish: Walleye, from one of Minnesota's 10,000 lakes!
The state rock: Lake Superior Agates. They are very beautiful!
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Posted by B at 3:06 PM