The lovely pink flowers of the peach tree are the perfect state flower of Delaware, the Peach State. In the late 1800’s, Delaware was the nation’s largest peach grower exporting 6,000,000 baskets of peaches in 1875. The huge number of peaches grown in the state gave Delaware the nickname, the Peach State, and prompted the [...]
Archive for December, 2009
Some Delaware Flower – Peach Blossoms – Pictures from the Internet.
A country of many elevations and dynamics, Syria has yet to pick an official state flower, but the unofficial national flower of Syria is reported to be jasmine, if only by popular choice. Jasmine blossoms are lovely scented flowers that bare a striking simplicity, yet are lovely in their plain glory. It is the fine [...]
Some Jasmine – Syria Flowers – Pictures from the Internet.