43+ Alabama State Flower PNG. The goldenrod was the original state flower of alabama from 1927 to 1959 but was replaced camellia japonica wears its crown proudly; In addition, it represents other symbols such as passion, excellence, and longevity.
The camellia bushes surrounding this marker were not in bloom when this picture was taken in late may. It is bordered by tennessee to the north, georgia to the east, florida and the gulf of mexico to the south, and mississippi to the west. A bill introduced in the 1927 legislature by representative t.
The goldenrod became the official state flower of alabama on september 6, 1927, the same day that the yellowhammer became the state bird.
Why did the camellia, a flower with asian roots, replace the native goldenrod as. In 1959, it was changed to be the camellia. Alabama is a state in the southeastern region of the united states. The introduction of camellia japonica l.