Washington Rhododendron (Trade Show exclusive)
SWING TAG POEM (inside right)
OFFICIAL FLOWER SINCE 1892
In eighteen hundred ninety-two
This flower made its grand debut
As symbol of Washington State
We think our "rhodie" is first rate !
SWING TAG PHRASE (inside left)
FRAGRANT FACT: Coast rhododendron is native
along the Pacific coast from northern California to
British Columbia !
STATE SCENTS: the coast rhododendron
was entered in a floral exhibit at the 1893
Worlds Fair in Chicago !
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List of Ty Beanie Baby bears in the State "Flower" Exclusive Series.