This day in Texas History: Bluebonnet Proclaimed State Flower

This day in Texas History: Bluebonnet Proclaimed State Flower March 07, 1901 On this day in 1901, the Texas legislature proclaimed the bluebonnet the state flower. In the 1930s the state began a highway-beautification program that included scattering bluebonnet seed beside roadways, thus extending the flower’s range. The flower-called in some Indian lore a gift…
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