Yellow jessamine gelsemium sempervirens. Flowers visited by butterflies bees.
Carolina phlox phlox carolilna nectar source for hummingbirds and butterflies downy phlox phlox pilosa nectar source for hummingbirds and butterflies goldenrod solidago spp.
South carolina flower. Officially adopted by the general assembly on february 1 1924 for the following reasons. Yellow jessamine gelsemium sempervirens is the south carolina state flower. Seeds eaten by goldfinch and other birds.
Yellow jessamine plant is a landscape plant yellow jessamine flowers are clusters of bright yellow fragrant tubular blossoms with flared petals. South carolina state flower. The palmetto and crescent moon of the state flag is south carolina s best known symbol.
South carolinians revere the yellow jessamine because it is a premonitor of the upcoming spring and the delicate yellow flowers symbolize the pureness of gold mined in the state. Because of its popularity as a landscape specimen this is an easy plant to find in most garden supply centers. The south carolina collection the best flower delivery to south carolina is done by flora2000 from anywhere in the world.
A south carolina native climbing vine coral honeysuckle blooms in trumpet shaped red flowers with yellow centers. Its fragrance greets us first in the woodland and its delicate flower suggests the. The flower was awarded the official status because it is native to south carolina and is found throughout the state.
Same day flower delivery by local florists in south carolina. Before making the yellow jasmine the state flower the south carolina general assembly considered several criteria. The official state flower of south carolina is the yellow jasmine which was officially adopted on 1 february 1924 by the general assembly of north carolina.
Looking to send fresh flowers or gifts delivery to south carolina we are your local flower shop for affordable flower delivery across south carolina. South carolina has two official state flowers. Public domain image on wikipedia.
It is the first premonitor of coming spring. Beautiful flowers and easy ordering. Yellow jessamine bloom on a high climbing woody vine.
Mint s bicentennial commemorative quarter for south carolina features an outline of the state the state bird carolina wren state tree sabal palmetto state flower yellow jessamine and the state s nickname. It is seen on shirts and bumperstickers and is often adapted throughout the state to show support for collegiate teams or. South carolina became the 8th state in 1788.
Goldenrod is the official south carolina state wildflower. The state of south carolina has many official state symbols holidays and designations and they have been selected to represent the history resources and possibilities of the state. It is indigenous to every nook and corner of the state.
The coral honeysuckle will grow in sun or partial shade and needs well drained soil.