Special Report

Each State's Official Tree

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31. New Mexico
> State tree(s): Piñon Pine
> Scientific name: Pinus edulis
> Maximum height: 35 feet
> Named the state tree in: 1948

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32. New York
> State tree(s): Sugar Maple
> Scientific name: Acer saccharum
> Maximum height: 115 feet
> Named the state tree in: 1956

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33. North Carolina
> State tree(s): Fraser Fir and Pine Tree
> Scientific name: Abies fraseri and Pinus
> Maximum height: 40 feet
> Named the state tree in: 1963

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34. North Dakota
> State tree(s): American Elm
> Scientific name: Ulmus americana
> Maximum height: 90 feet
> Named the state tree in: 1947

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35. Ohio
> State tree(s): Ohio Buckeye
> Scientific name: Aesculus glabra
> Maximum height: 82 feet
> Named the state tree in: 1953