The United States is composed of 50 states, and each state has a capital, a state bird, and a state flower. Each state is listed below with its corresponding capital, state bird, and state flower:

Alabama Capital: Montgomery
State Bird: Yellowhammer
State Flower: Camellia

Alaska Capital: Juneau
State Bird: Willow Ptarmigan
State Flower: Forget Me Not

Arizona Capital: Phoenix
State Bird: Cactus Wren
State Flower: Saguaro Cactus Blossom

Arkansas Capital: Little Rock
State Bird: Mockingbird
State Flower: Apple Blossom

California Capital: Sacramento
State Bird: California Valley Quail
State Flower: California Poppy

Colorado Capital: Denver
State Bird: Lark Bunting
State Flower: White and Lavender Columbine

Connecticut Capital: Hartford
State Bird: Robin
State Flower: Mountain Laurel

Delaware Capital: Dover
State Bird: Blue Hen
State Flower: Peach Blossom

Florida Capital: Tallahassee
State Bird: Mockingbird
State Flower: Orange Blossom

Georgia Capital: Atlanta
State Bird: Brown Thrasher
State Flower: Cherokee Rose

Hawaii Capital: Honolulu
State Bird: Nene
State Flower: Hibiscus

Idaho Capital: Boise
State Bird: Mountain Bluebird
State Flower: Syringa

Illinois Capital: Springfield
State Bird: Cardinal
State Flower: Purple Violet

Indiana Capital: Indianapolis
State Bird: Cardinal
State Flower: Peony

Iowa Capital: Des Moines
State Bird: Eastern Goldfinch
State Flower: Wild Prairie Rose

Kansas Capital: Topeka
State Bird: Western Meadowlark
State Flower: Sunflower

Kentucky Capital: Frankfort
State Bird: Cardinal
State Flower: Goldenrod

Louisiana Capital: Baton Rouge
State Bird: Eastern Brown Pelican
State Flower: Magnolia

Maine Capital: Augusta
State Bird: Chickadee
State Flower: White Pine Cone and Tassel

Maryland Capital: Annapolis
State Bird: Baltimore Oriole
State Flower: Black-Eyed Susan

Massachusetts Capital: Boston
State Bird: Chickadee
State Flower: Mayflower

Michigan Capital: Lansing
State Bird: Robin
State Flower: Apple Blossom

Minnesota Capital: Saint Paul
State Bird: Common Loon
State Flower: Pink and White Lady Slipper

Mississippi Capital: Jackson
State Bird: Mockingbird
State Flower: Magnolia

Missouri Capital: Jefferson City
State Bird: Bluebird
State Flower: White Hawthorn Blossom

Montana Capital: Helena
State Bird: Western Meadowlark
State Flower: Bitterroot

Nebraska Capital: Lincoln
State Bird: Western Meadowlark
State Flower: Goldenrod

Nevada Capital: Carson City
State Bird: Mountain Bluebird
State Flower: Sagebrush

New Hampshire Capital: Concord
State Bird: Purple Finch
State Flower: Purple Lilac

New Jersey Capital: Trenton
State Bird: Eastern Goldfinch
State Flower: Violet

New Mexico Capital: Santa Fe
State Bird: Roadrunner
State Flower: Yucca Flower

New York Capital: Albany
State Bird: Bluebird
State Flower: Rose

North Carolina Capital: Raleigh
State Bird: Cardinal
State Flower: Dogwood

Ohio Capital: Columbus
State Bird: Cardinal
State Flower: Scarlet Carnation

Oklahoma Capital: Oklahoma City
State Bird: Scissor-Tailed Flycatcher
State Flower: Mistletoe

Oregon Capital: Salem
State Bird: Western Meadowlark
State Flower: Oregon Grape

Pennsylvania Capital: Harrisburg
State Bird: Ruffed Grouse
State Flower: Mountain Laurel

Rhode Island Capital: Providence
State Bird: Rhode Island Red
State Flower: Violet

South Carolina Capital: Columbia
State Bird: Great Carolina Wren
State Flower: Yellow Jessamine

North Dakota Capital: Bismarck
State Bird: Western Meadowlark
State Flower: Wild Prairie Rose

South Dakota Capital: Pierre
State Bird: Ring-Necked Pheasant
State Flower: Pasque Flower

Tennessee Capital: Nashville
State Bird: Mockingbird
State Flower: Iris

Texas Capital: Austin
State Bird: Mockingbird
State Flower: Bluebonnet

Utah Capital: Salt Lake City
State Bird: California Seagull
State Flower: Sego Lily

Tennessee Capital: Nashville
State Bird: Mockingbird
State Flower: Iris

Vermont Capital: Montpelier
State Bird: Hermit Thrush
State Flower: Red Clover

Virginia Capital: Richmond
State Bird: Cardinal
State Flower: Dogwood

Washington Capital: Olympia
State Bird: Willow Goldfinch
State Flower: Pink Rhododendron

West Virginia Capital: Charleston
State Bird: Cardinal
State Flower: Rhododendron

Wisconsin Capital: Madison
State Bird: Robin
State Flower: Wood Violet

Wyoming Capital: Cheyenne
State Bird: Western Meadowlark
State Flower: Indian Paintbrush

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About the Author

Written by Chris Fletcher (aka the Lease Guy). Chris is a senior account executive at Crest Capital, where he manages vendor finance programs for manufacturers and dealers of equipment, vehicles, and software. He's also an active Twitterer—check out his page if you follow financial topics and current events in the world of finance.