What is Louisiana's symbol?
Also to know is, what is Louisiana State Plant?
|Tree||Bald cypress (Taxodium distichum)||LL 160, 1963|
|Vegetable||Sweet potato (Pomona Batista)||LL 170.11, 2003|
|Vegetable plant||Creole tomato||LL 170.11, 2003|
|Wildflower||Louisiana iris (Iris giganticaerulea)||LL 154.1, 1990|
Similarly, what is Louisiana's state color? Blue, Gold, White. Louisiana designated blue, white, and gold as the official state colors in 1972. These colors dominate the state flag, seal, and the official state painting.
Also, what do the symbols on the Louisiana flag mean?
The state flag of Louisiana displays a white pelican nurturing its young by tearing at its own breast (signified by three drops of blood), with a white banner below containing the state motto in blue letters (Union, Justice, and Confidence); all on a field of blue.
What does Louisiana stand for?
Louisiana was named after Louis XIV, King of France from 1643 to 1715. When René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle claimed the territory drained by the Mississippi River for France, he named it La Louisiane.