Special Report

Each State's Official Tree

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21. Massachusetts
> State tree(s): American Elm
> Scientific name: Ulmus americana
> Maximum height: 90 feet
> Named the state tree in: 1941

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22. Michigan
> State tree(s): Eastern White Pine
> Scientific name: Pinus strobus
> Maximum height: 100+ feet
> Named the state tree in: 1955

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23. Minnesota
> State tree(s): Red Pine
> Scientific name: Pinus resinosa
> Maximum height: 90 feet
> Named the state tree in: 1953

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24. Mississippi
> State tree(s): Magnolia
> Scientific name: Magnolia grandiflora
> Maximum height: 80 feet
> Named the state tree in: 1952

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25. Missouri
> State tree(s): Flowering Dogwood
> Scientific name: Cornus florida
> Maximum height: 40 feet
> Named the state tree in: 1955