Hawthorn Missouri State Flower

The Hawthorn Becomes Missouri’s State Flower: March 16, 1923

The hawthorn was selected as our state flower on this date in 1923.

Photos: Columbia Bottom Shines Bright After Flooding

“Everything is recovered from last year,” says Pat Behle, an administrative specialist at Columbia Bottom Conservation Area. “We’re in very good shape.”

Get Familiar With Wood Products Made From Native Trees

Fresh from the family farm, Cedar Creek Hardwoods is bringing the beauty of Missouri native wood to those who want to capture that Show-Me style in their own personal way.