North Dakota Symbols ˆ

Symbols of State >
Nicknames The Peace Garden State, Flickertail State, Roughrider State, Sioux State, Land of the Dakotas 1957
Motto Liberty and Union Now and Forever, One and Inseparable
Latin Motto Serit ut alteri saeclo prosit 2011
Song North Dakota Hymn 1947
EcoSymbols >
Flower wild prairie rose (Rosa arkansana) 1907
Tree American elm (Ulmus americana) 1947
Grass western wheatgrass (Pascopyrum smithii) 1977
Fruit chokecherry (Prunus virginiana) 2007
Bird western meadowlark (Sturnella neglecta) 1947
Honorary State Equine Nokota Horse (Equus caballus) 1993
Fish northern pike (Esox lucius) 1969
Insect convergent lady beetle (Hippodamia convergens) 2011
Soil Williams (unofficial) Unofficial
Fossil † teredo petrified wood (Plantae) 1967
Cultural Symbols >
Railroad Museum Mandan Railroad Museum 1989
Beverage milk Redundant Symbol 1983
Dance square dance Redundant Symbol 1995
March Flickertail March 1975
Art Museum The North Dakota Museum of Art (on the North Dakota University Campus at Grand Forks) 1981
Language English Redundant Symbol 1987
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