Illinois State Tree
The Illinois state tree, the White Oak (Quercus alba), stands tall and proud in the heart of the Prairie State. Majestic and enduring, this stately deciduous tree symbolizes strength and longevity. With its broad canopy and distinctive lobed leaves, the White Oak graces Illinois landscapes, from urban parks to rural woodlands. As a living testament to the state's resilience, this iconic tree weaves a narrative of time, history, and the enduring spirit of Illinois. Each rustling leaf tells a tale of seasons past and future, embodying the rooted legacy that flourishes beneath the boundless Illinois skies.