State symbols

Minnesota state bird: Common loon

Minnesota state butterfly: Monarch

Minnesota state drink: Milk

Minnesota state fish: Walleye

Minnesota state flower: Showy lady's slipper

Minnesota state fruit: Honeycrisp apple

Minnesota state gemstone: Lake Superior agate

Minnesota state grain: Wild rice

Minnesota state motto: L’etoile du Nord (translation: “Star of the North”)

Minnesota state muffin: Blueberry

Minnesota state mushroom: Morel

Minnesota state song: "Hail! Minnesota"

Minnesota state tree: Norway pine (also referred to as red pine)

For more information, please visit the Minnesota State Legislature page.

Minnesota's Official State Symbols poster

(Reviewed 2008)