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This guide is an introduction to facts about the state of Florida.
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This guide is an introduction to facts about the state of Florida.

Quick Facts about Florida

Listed below are quick facts about the state of Florida


State Capitol:

Tallahassee

Statehood Date:

March 3, 1845

State Bird:

Mockingbird

State Motto:

In God We Trust

State Tree:

Sable Palm

State Flower:

Orange Blossom

State Nickname:

The Sunshine State

State Song:

"Swanee River (The Old Folks at Home)"

click here to hear Rosa Ponselle sing the song

Florida's Flag

The State flag of Florida was adopted in 1900, to learn more about the flag plus all the flags that have flown over Florida click here